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What is modern painting? /cAlfred H. Barr, Jr.

Alfred Hamilton Barr

What is modern painting? /cAlfred H. Barr, Jr.

by Alfred Hamilton Barr

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Published by Museum of Modern Art, distributed by Doubleday in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Painting,
  • Modernism (Art)

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    SeriesIntroductory series to the modern arts -- 2
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsND1265 B36 1959
    The Physical Object
    Pagination48 p. :
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14863398M

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