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By Ian Chilvers, John Glaves-Smith

ISBN-10: 0191578975

ISBN-13: 9780191578977

Previously the Dictionary of twentieth Century artwork, the textual content has been thoroughly revised and up to date for this significant new version. Over three hundred entries were extra and it now includes entries on images in smooth paintings in addition to the hot media akin to set up and function that are one of these the most important portion of the modern scene.

With emphasis on fresh paintings and artists, for instance Ai Weiwei, Tracey Emin, and Damien Hirst, it has a really powerful insurance of paintings from the Nineteen Sixties onwards, which makes it excellent for modern paintings lovers. additional examining is supplied at access point to help these wishing to understand extra a few specific topic. moreover, this version positive aspects advised net hyperlinks for plenty of entries, that are accessed and stored brand new through the Dictionary of contemporary and modern paintings better half web site.

The ideal better half for the table, studio, bedside desk, or gallery visits, A Dictionary of contemporary and modern Art is a necessary A-Z reference paintings for artwork scholars, artists, and artwork fanatics.

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