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The Rhetoric of Purity

Essentialist Theory and the Advent of Abstract Painting (Cambridge Studies in New Art History and Criticism)

by Mark A. Cheetham

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Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History of art & design styles: from c 1900 -,
  • Painting & paintings,
  • 19th Century Art,
  • Art & Art Instruction,
  • Art,
  • Criticism,
  • Techniques - Painting,
  • Art / General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages216
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7742316M
    ISBN 10052147759X
    ISBN 109780521477598


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