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Art Has No History!

John Roberts

Art Has No History!

The Making and Unmaking of Modern Art

by John Roberts

  • 87 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Verso .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History of art & design styles: from c 1900 -,
  • Postwar period, 1945 to c 2000,
  • History - Modern (Late 19th Century to 1945),
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Art, Modern,
  • 20th century,
  • Art criticism

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages303
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8307108M
    ISBN 100860914577
    ISBN 109780860914570

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