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Abstract painting in Canada

Roald Nasgaard

Abstract painting in Canada

by Roald Nasgaard

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Published by Douglas & MacIntyre, Art Gallery of Nova Scotia in Vancouver, Halifax .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Painting, Abstract -- Canada,
  • Painting, Canadian -- 20th century,
  • Artists -- Canada -- Biography

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementRoald Nasgaard.
    GenreBiography
    The Physical Object
    Pagination432 p. :
    Number of Pages432
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23242299M
    ISBN 101553653947, 1553652266
    ISBN 109781553653943, 9781553652267

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In the tradition of the distinguished Douglas & McIntyre art program, this lavishly illustrated and superbly printed book is a rich, readable history of abstract painting in story begins in the s with the sometimes eccentric but remarkable work, rooted in symbolism and theosophy, of pioneers such as Kathleen Munn, Bertram Brooker and Lawren Harris.

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