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dictionary of art and artists

Murray, Peter

dictionary of art and artists

by Murray, Peter

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Published by Penguin in Harmondsworth .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Art -- Dictionaries.,
  • Artists -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by] Peter and Linda Murray.
    SeriesPenguin reference books -- R14
    ContributionsMurray, Linda.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsN31 M983
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 354 p. ;
    Number of Pages354
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21294854M

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    The Concise Dictionary of Art Terms is an accessible and useful A-Z, covering a wide range of terms from the visual art world, including materials, techniques, and important styles and this new edition, the text has been fully revised and updated to reflect the latest developments in the field. It has also been expanded with more than brand new entries, . Yamamoto Takato. Japan Artist Yamato-e. *Japanese art Yellow Book, The (—7). Ill. periodical to which many distinguished writers and artists — e.g. Henry James and Max Beerbohm — contributed, but particularly associated with the 'decadents' and 'aesthetes' of the period, e.g. *Beardsley, Oscar Wilde and Rolfe.

    The Oxford Dictionary of Art and Artists Oxford paperback reference: Editor: Ian Chilvers: Publisher: Oxford University Press, ISBN: X, Export Citation: BiBTeX EndNote RefMan. Welcome to Grove® Art Online The foremost scholarly art encyclopedia, updated regularly and covering global art and architecture from prehistory to present day Includes peer-reviewed articles contributed by nearly 7, scholars from around the world, accompanied by images, bibliographies, and links to additional resources.


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