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The Way of Western Art, 1776-1914

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$65.00 • £54.95 • €60.00

ISBN 9780674429093

Publication Date: 01/01/1939

204 pages

175 illustrations


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  • Preface
  • I. Background
  • II. Classic and Romantic Idealism
  • III. Romantic Realism
  • IV. Objective Realism and Impressionism
  • V. Later Idealism and the Rise of Post-Impressionism
  • VI. The Twentieth Century
  • Index

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