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Understanding art; portraits, personalities and ideas from ancient Egypt to Chagall & Picasso

Author: Luise C Kainz; Olive L Riley
Publisher: New York, H.N. Abrams [1967?]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An introduction to the history and forms of portraiture, from ancient Egypt tp Marisol, organized by period with brief historical background for each period and critical comments on the artists and reproductions included.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Luise C Kainz; Olive L Riley
OCLC Number: 1875545
Description: 127 pages illustrations (some color), portraits (some color)
Responsibility: [by] Luise C. Kainz [and] Olive L. Riley.

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An introduction to the history and forms of portraiture, from ancient Egypt tp Marisol, organized by period with brief historical background for each period and critical comments on the artists and reproductions included.

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