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What is art?

Author: Rosemary Davidson; Oxford University Press,
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Discusses what art is for, how artists earn livings, what techniques they use and hidden meanings in art. Suggested level: secondary.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rosemary Davidson; Oxford University Press,
ISBN: 019910042X 9780199100422 0199104549 9780199104543
OCLC Number: 29751582
Notes: Rosemary Davidson was a leading educational publisher for many years. She now owns an art gallery in Cambridge which she holds ten exhibitions a year, featuring the work of living artists from a number of different countries. She combines her gallery work with writing children's books.
Includes index.
Description: 128 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm
Responsibility: Rosemary Davidson.

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