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18 October 2010

784 Pages

ISBN: 9780199239665

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A Dictionary of Modern and Contemporary Art

Second Edition

Ian Chilvers and John Glaves-Smith

Oxford Paperback Reference

  • More than 2,000 authoritative entries on all aspects of modern and contemporary art
  • Covers movements, styles, techniques, artists, critics, dealers, schools, and galleries
  • Strong international coverage of art and artists from the 1960s to the present day
  • Indications of public collections and publicly sited work
  • Biographical entries for artists worldwide, from the early 20th century to the early 21st
  • Recommended web links for many entries, accessed and kept up to date via the Dictionary of Modern and Contemporary Art companion website
  • Entry-level further reading recommendations

New to this Edition:

  • 300 new entries
  • Fully revised and completely updated content

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