German Expressionism - Art History 192

German Expressionism - Art History 192

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ARTbibliographies MODERN
(1974 - present) Indexes articles, books, dissertations, and exhibition reviews

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Art Index Retrospective
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Reference Materials

Phaidon Encyclopedia of Expressionism
Riv Ref NX600.E9 R5213 1978b

Grove Dictionary of Art
Comprehensive resource that includes encyclopedic articles covering the visual arts from prehistory to the 1990s
Riv Ref N31 D5 1996

From Expressionism to Post-Modernism
Riv Ref N6490 G7243 2000


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