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A dictionary of twentieth-century art

Ian Chilvers

A dictionary of twentieth-century art

by Ian Chilvers

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Modern Art,
  • Dictionaries,
  • Biography,
  • Artists

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesDictionary of 20th century art
    StatementIan Chilvers
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsN6490 .C5317 1998
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 670 p. ;
    Number of Pages670
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24877245M
    ISBN 100192116452
    LC Control Number98186633

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    A dictionary of twentieth-century art / Ian Chilvers. N C The Classical sensibility in contemporary painting & sculpture / [editor, Andreas C. Papadakis]. This Companion examines English-language writers and writing throughout the twentieth century, in all major genres and from all around the world. All the great literary figures are included, whether American or Australian, British, Irish, or Indian, African or Canadian or Caribbean, among them Samuel Beckett, Edith Wharton, Patrick White, T S Eliot, Derek Walcott, D H Lawrence, Tennessee.


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