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The biography of a painting.

Author: Ben Shahn
Publisher: New York : Paragraphic Books, ©1966.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Ben Shahn published this marvelous book that is a meditation on the creative process. The Biography of a Painting is full of Shahn's most creative pieces that illustrate the life cycle of a painting's creation. Acceptance, rejection and the evolving process that forms an artist's work. And of course, Shahn discusses his world view and how that intersects with his work."--Www.etsy.com.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Biography
Named Person: Ben Shahn; Ben Shahn
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ben Shahn
OCLC Number: 1173582
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : illustrations (some color) ; 28 cm

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"Ben Shahn published this marvelous book that is a meditation on the creative process. The Biography of a Painting is full of Shahn's most creative pieces that illustrate the life cycle of a painting's creation. Acceptance, rejection and the evolving process that forms an artist's work. And of course, Shahn discusses his world view and how that intersects with his work."--Www.etsy.com.

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