The Thames and Hudson Dictionary of Art and Artists by Herbert Read
(Expanded, Updated) (World of Art)

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"Excellent, concise . . . highly recommended." —Choice

This extensively illustrated dictionary provides information on over 2,500 artists, paintings, sculptures, drawings, prints, schools and movements throughout the world, including entries on contemporary art and artists, techniques, materials, terms, and writers who have influenced artists.

About Herbert Read

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Sir Herbert Edward Read, (1893–1968) was an English anarchist poet, and critic of literature and art. He was one of the earliest English writers to take notice of existentialism, and was strongly influenced by proto-existentialist thinker Max Stirner.
Published September 17, 1994 by Thames & Hudson. 384 pages
Genres: Education & Reference, Arts & Photography, Professional & Technical. Non-fiction

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