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Dictionary of Modern and Contemporary Art

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ISBN-10: 0199239665

ISBN-13: 9780199239665

Edition: 2nd 2009

Authors: Ian Chilvers, John Glaves-Smith

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This unique and authoritative reference work contains more than 2,000 clear and concise entries on all aspects of modern and contemporary art. Its impressive range of terms includes movements, styles, techniques, artists, critics, dealers, schools, and galleries. There are biographical entries for artists worldwide from the beginning of the 20th century through to the beginning of the 21st, from the Finnish architect Alvar Aalto to the French sculptor Jacques Zwobada. Withinternational coverage, indications of public collections and publicly sited works, and in-depth entries for key topics (for example, Cubism and abstract art), this dictionary is a fascinating and thorough guide for anyone…    
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Book details

List price: $10.99
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2009
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publication date: 8/1/2009
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 784
Size: 5.25" wide x 7.75" long x 1.75" tall
Weight: 1.144
Language: English

Ian Chilvers is editor of The Oxford Dictionary of Art .

John Glaves-Smith has twenty five years of experience as a lecturer at Staffordshire University and Rochdale College of Art.

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