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Published by Yale University Press .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • History of art & design styles: from c 1900 -,
  • Theory of art,
  • 20th century,
  • Art,
  • Art & Art Instruction,
  • History - Modern (Late 19th Century to 1945),
  • Art / General,
  • Reference

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsSteve Edwards (Editor), Paul Wood (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages472
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9518506M
ISBN 100300102305
ISBN 109780300102307

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