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Illustrated dictionary of symbols in eastern and western art

Author: James Hall
Publisher: London : J. Murray, 1994.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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James Hall's book explores the language of symbols in art. He shows us how familiar, everyday objects in paintings, drawings and sculpture often carry a deeper layer of meaning. Interpreting this  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Dictionaries
Reference works
Dictionnaires anglais
uppslagsböcker
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Hall
ISBN: 071954954X 9780719549540 0719553768 9780719553769
OCLC Number: 35229411
Description: xii, 244 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Other Titles: Hall's illustrated dictionary of symbols in eastern and western art
Responsibility: James Hall ; illustrated by Chris Puleston.
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"This admirable guide treads a sure-footed path through this minefield and will be invaluable to scholars and to all those interested in the subject." -- Apollo

 
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