Modern Murals: Grand Illusions in Interior Decoration
American and British painters are leading the way in an exuberant comeback of murals. Here, beautifully reproduced, are the works of 40 of today's best artists, a record of visually sophisticated work that cannot be transported to galleries. 134 full-color illustrations.
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