The saints of modern art the ascetic ideal in contemporary painting, sculpture, architecture, music, dance, literature, and philosophy by Charles A. Riley

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Published by University Press of New England in Hanover .

Written in English

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  • Asceticism in art.,
  • Arts, Modern -- 20th century.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [333]-340) and index.

Book details

StatementCharles A. Riley II.
LC ClassificationsNX650.A73 R55 1998
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 353 p. :
Number of Pages353
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL695572M
ISBN 100874517656
LC Control Number97043017

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