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The story of the world"s greatest paintings

Charlie Ayres

The story of the world"s greatest paintings

by Charlie Ayres

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Published by Thames & Hudson in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • European Painting,
  • Appreciation,
  • Art,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Painting,
  • Art appreciation,
  • History

  • About the Edition

    Presents twenty famous paintings from the history of art, describing how they were created, their original audience, and the influence they have had on later artists.

    Edition Notes

    StatementCharlie Ayres
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsND1146 .A97 2010
    The Physical Object
    Pagination96 p. :
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25010585M
    ISBN 100500238804
    ISBN 109780500238806
    LC Control Number2010923293
    OCLC/WorldCa601096026

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