The Not-So-Still Life A Century of California Painting and Sculpture (The Ahmanson-Murphy Fine Arts Imprint) by Susan Landauer

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Published by University of California Press .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • History of art & design styles: from c 1900 -,
  • Painting & paintings,
  • Sculpture & other three-dimensional art forms,
  • Postwar period, 1945 to c 2000,
  • Criticism,
  • Art & Art Instruction,
  • Techniques - Painting,
  • Art,
  • California,
  • Exhibitions,
  • Techniques - Painting - Still Life,
  • United States - State & Local - General,
  • Art / General,
  • Sculpture,
  • Art, American,
  • Still-life in art

Book details

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages237
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7711749M
ISBN 100520239385
ISBN 109780520239388

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