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What is art? : an introduction to painting, sculpture, and architecture / by John Canaday.


1st ed.. New York : Knopf : 1980.
ISBN 0394324501, 0394503201

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Other Title Metropolitan seminars in art.
Subjects Art.
Description 386 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 28 cm
Copyright Date 1980.
1980.
Notes "A John L. Hochmann book."
"A revision and extensive enlargement of the Metropolitan seminars in art."
Includes index.
Summary Profusely illustrated text explains how to understand and appreciate major forms of fine art produced from prehistoric times to the present.
Contents What is art? -- What is a painting? -- Sculpture -- Architecture -- Realism -- Expressionism -- Abstraction -- Composition as pattern -- Composition as structure -- Composition as narrative -- Painter's techniques -- Prints -- Artist as social critic -- Artist as visionary.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)5611334
(OCoLC)ocm05611334
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WorldCat Identities Canaday, John, 1907-1985.
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