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2 edition of dictionary of terms in art. found in the catalog.

dictionary of terms in art.

F. W. Fairholt

dictionary of terms in art.

by F. W. Fairholt

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Published by Strahan & Co. in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Art -- Dictionaries.

  • Edition Notes

    Title within ornamental border.

    StatementEd. and illustrated by F.W. Fairholt ... with five hundred engravings on wood.
    GenreDictionaries.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsN33 .F22
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 474 p. incl. front., illus.
    Number of Pages474
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6999026M
    LC Control Number08021752
    OCLC/WorldCa370993

    Term of Art: A word or phrase that has special meaning in a particular context. A term of art is a word or phrase that has a particular meaning. Terms of art abound in the law. For example, the phrase double jeopardy can be used in common parlance to describe any situation that poses two risks. In the law, Double Jeopardy refers specifically.   A new book, which weaves fiction into the origin story of the Oxford English Dictionary, was declared a hit even before its release. Readers will judge whether it Author: Roslyn Petelin.

    BOOK. A general name given to every literary composition which is printed; but appropriately to a printed composition bound in a volume. 2. The copyright, (q. v.) or exclusive right to print and publish a book, may be secured to the author and his assigns for the term of twenty- eight years; and, if the author be living, and a citizen of the United. A. Aboriginal Rock Art Usually refers to Australian rock painting and petroglyphs. Abstract art Ill-defined and very widely used term which in its most general sense describes any art in which form and colour are stressed at the expense, or in the absence of, a representational image.

    As a verb, critique means to review or examine something critically. As a noun, a critique is that review or examination, like an art essay or a book report. This is a collection of musical words, terms and definitions used for music theory, composition, instruments and more; a dictionary compiled by as a resource for all musicians everywhere. Artopium is a website dedicated to helping musicians from around the world. Promotion Tools. Roving Festival FAQ.


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