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The art of America in the early twentieth century.

Shirley Glubok

The art of America in the early twentieth century.

by Shirley Glubok

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Published by Macmillan in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Art, American -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature,
  • Art, American -- History,
  • Art, Modern -- 20th century

  • About the Edition

    Traces the trends in American painting, sculpture, architecture, photography, and crafts from 1900 to the eve of World War II.

    Edition Notes

    StatementDesigned by Gerard Nook.
    GenreJuvenile literature.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsN6512 .G57
    The Physical Object
    Pagination48 p.
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5046062M
    ISBN 100027361802
    LC Control Number74006329

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