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Northwest Mythologies

The Interactions of Mark Tobey, Morris Graves, Kenneth Callahan, and Guy Anderson

by Sheryl Conkelton

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  • 16 Currently reading

Published by University of Washington Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Art Forms, Treatments & Subjects,
  • History of art & design styles: from c 1900 -,
  • Second World War, 1939-1945,
  • c 1945 to c 1960,
  • Criticism,
  • American - General,
  • Art & Art Instruction,
  • Modernism (Art),
  • Art,
  • USA,
  • Western & Pacific Coast states,
  • Exhibitions,
  • General,
  • History - General,
  • 20th century,
  • Painting, American,
  • Pacific, Northwest

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsTacoma Art Museum (Corporate Author)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages176
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9679472M
    ISBN 100295983221
    ISBN 109780295983226


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