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Seeing Through Paintings: Physical Examination in Art Historical Studies

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This prize-winning book offers the only comprehensive discussion available on materials, techniques, and condition issues in Western easel paintings from medieval times to the present.

“An essential handbook for the pro, and also a beautifully illustrated primer for the layperson. Kirsh and Levenson teach the most valuable lessons about painting of all: how meanings, materi
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Paperback, 344 pages
Published February 28th 2013 by Yale University Press (first published April 10th 2000)
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