introduction to European painting.

  • 221 Pages
  • 0.61 MB
  • English
Longmans, Green , London, New York
Painting -- Europe -- History., Sculpture -- Europe -- His



LC ClassificationsND450 .N47 1949
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 221 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6047102M
LC Control Number49006150

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Western painting, history of Western painting from its beginnings in prehistoric times to the present.

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The style of European painting known as International Gothic had a number of features commmon to European painting generally, partly because a lot of the most important work was commissioned by European royal families who were closely linked by marriage.