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Dictionary of Art and Artists.

DICTIONARY OF ART AND ARTISTS. Herbert Read, consulting editor; Nikos Stangos, revised edition. New York: Thames and Hudson, Inc., 1988, 352 pps. Illustrated, softbound, $9.95. This comprehensive reliable and up-to-date reference work on the fine arts is extensively illustrated with numerous cross references. It provides concise information on more than 2500 artists, paintings, sculptures, drawings, prints, writers on art,terms, schools, styles and movements--from Aaltonen to Francisco de Zurbaran. This book contains essential information on contemporary art and artists not available elsewhere. An invaluable source book!
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