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A history of American tonalism

David Adams Cleveland

A history of American tonalism

1880-1920

by David Adams Cleveland

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Published by Hudson Hills Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Tonalism -- United States,
  • Art, American -- 19th century,
  • Art, American -- 20th century

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementby David A. Cleveland ; foreword by John Wilmerding.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsN6510.T6 C58 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23725762M
    LC Control Number2009038816

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