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Art Is... - a book by Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.) Staff

Art Is...

Art Is...( )
Author: Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.) Staff,
Publication Date:Oct 2013
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $18.95
Book Description:

What is art? This engaging book from The Metropolitan Museum of Art offers nearly 200 illustrated answers to that question, all presented in simple, concise observations about selected works in the Museum’s collection. For example, a Nigerian mask is symmetry, a Van Gogh still life is composition, a Babylonian lion is fierce, a Duccio portrait is tender. Some of the statements speak to technique, while others are descriptive or evocative. All are simple reflections that encourage...
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Detailed Subjects: Travel / Museums, Tours, Points Of Interest
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.5 x 6.63 x 1.25 Inches
Book Weight:1.45 Pounds

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