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The Grove encyclopedia of materials and techniques in art

Author: Gerald W R Ward
Publisher: Oxford ; New York, NY : Oxford University Press, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The Grove Encyclopedia of Materials and Techniques deals with all aspects of materials, techniques, conservation, and restoration in both traditional and nontraditional media, including ceramics, sculpture, metalwork, painting, works on paper, textiles, video, digital art, and more. Drawing upon the expansive scholarship in The Dictionary of Art and adding new entries, this work is a comprehensive reference  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Encyclopedias
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Gerald W R Ward
ISBN: 9780195313918 0195313917
OCLC Number: 191090401
Description: xvii, 828 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 26 cm.
Contents: Introduction --
Acknowledgements --
Abbreviations --
A note on the use of the Encyclopedia --
Illustration acknowledgements --
The Grove Encyclopedia of Materials and Techniques in Art --
Contributors --
Index.
Other Titles: Encyclopedia of materials and techniques in art
Materials and techniques in art
Responsibility: edited by Gerald W.R. Ward.

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The Grove Encyclopedia of Materials and Techniques in Art is essential for anyone who studies, creates, collects, or deals in works of art. It provides historical and current uses of materials and  Read more...
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"Comprised of articles from The Grove Dictionary of Art (1996), and Grove Art Online, this hefty volume offers an in-depth look at the range of "materials and methods used to create art." -Daryl Read more...

 
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