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Published: 06 October 2008

864 Pages | 45 color, 97 halftones, 43 line

8-1/2 x 11 inches

ISBN: 9780195313918

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The Grove Encyclopedia of Materials & Techniques in Art

Gerald W. R. Ward

  • Built on the high-quality scholarship found in The Dictionary of Art (1996)
  • All of the material has been updated and important new articles and revisions have been added
  • Incorporates recent changes in conservation, restoration, as well as new materials and techniques in video and digital art
  • Provides fascinating historical information about a wide range of visual arts materials and techniques, covering all media in art and architecture around the globe
  • Fully updated bibliography and extensive cross-references in an easy-to-use A-Z format
  • Accessible to a wide audience--general readers, university students, collectors, curators, conservators, appraisers, and scholars

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