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Learning to look at modern art

by Mary Acton

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  • 35 Currently reading

Published by Routledge in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Art, Modern -- 20th century -- Appreciation.,
  • Visual perception.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementMary Acton.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsN7477 .A27 2004
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3302141M
    ISBN 100415238110, 0415238129
    LC Control Number2004041832

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