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The dawn of Bohemianism the Barbu rebellion and primitivism in neoclassical France by George Levitine

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Published by Pennsylvania State University Press in University Park .
Written in English



  • France.


  • Painting, French -- 19th century,
  • Primitivism in art -- France,
  • Avant-garde (Aesthetics) -- France

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Edition Notes

StatementGeorge Levitine.
LC ClassificationsN6847.5.P68 L48
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 163 p., [24] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages163
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4546093M
ISBN 100271005270
LC Control Number77013892

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