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The Oxford companion to western art
The Oxford companion to western art
Brigstocke, Hugh2008
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Coverage of Western art and artists, their work, styles, movements, art forms and art terms, combined with modern methodologies, focused on patronage, taste, theory, criticism, and the scientific examination of materials and techniques.
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The Oxford companion to western art / edited by Hugh Brigstocke
Oxford Oxford University Press 2008
Mode of access: World Wide Web
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Oxford Art Online is an innovative new gateway that offers users the ability to access and search the vast content of Grove Art Online and Oxford art reference in one location. With the 2008 complete redesign and the addition of substantial new Oxford reference content, Oxford Art Online offers the most extensive and easily searchable online art resource available today, a virtual art reference library of unparalleled scope and depth.The Oxford Companion to Western Art contains more than 2,600 entries, and provides discriminating and reliable coverage of over 1,700 artists and their work. Articles give fresh treatment to topics of contemporary interest, including art movements, theory, and criticism. In addition to thorough regional and cultural surveys, this publication lists all relevant museums and galleries under the city of their location, such as Barcelona and Moscow. In Oxford Art Online, these entries are fully searchable and updated periodically with new death dates and corrections.The editor, Hugh Brigstocke, is a renowned art historian who also served as the consulting editor for The Dictionary of Art.
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