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Contemporary art and the home

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Art in interior decoration, Interior decoration -- Great Britain, Art -- Marketing, Sculpture, British -- 20th ce


Great Bri

Statementedited by Colin Painter.
ContributionsPainter, Colin, 1939-
LC ClassificationsNK2115.5.A77 C66 2002
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3554058M
ISBN 101859736564, 1859736610
LC Control Number2002007333

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Contemporary artists working within the postmodern movement reject the concept of mainstream art and embrace the notion of "artistic pluralism," the acceptance of a variety of artistic intentions and styles.

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