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Learning to look at paintings /

by Acton, Mary.
Type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Abingdon : Routledge, 2009Edition: 2nd ed.Description: xxxvi, 267 p., [30] p. of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 23 cm.ISBN: 9780415435178 (hbk.) :; 041543517X (hbk.) :; 9780415435185 (pbk.) :; 0415435188 (pbk.) :.Subject(s): Painting -- Appreciation
Contents:
1. Composition -- 2. Space -- 3. Form -- 4. Tone -- 5. Colour -- 6. Subject-matter -- 7. Drawing and its purposes -- 8. Looking at prints -- Conclusion. The use of comparison as an aid to looking -- App. 1. Some questions to ask yourself when standing in front of a painting -- App. 2. Glossary of some art terms.
List(s) this item appears in: Contemporary Studio Practice 2.1
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Previous ed.: 1997.

Includes bibliographical references (p. [247]-253) and index.

1. Composition -- 2. Space -- 3. Form -- 4. Tone -- 5. Colour -- 6. Subject-matter -- 7. Drawing and its purposes -- 8. Looking at prints -- Conclusion. The use of comparison as an aid to looking -- App. 1. Some questions to ask yourself when standing in front of a painting -- App. 2. Glossary of some art terms.

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Learning to look at paintings / by Acton, Mary. ©1997

Routledge, (London ; | New York :) xxx, 241 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 22 cm.