Treasures of 19th- and 20th-century Painting, the Art Institute of Chicago

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James N. Wood
Abbeville Press, 1993 - Art - 335 pages
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With this attractively designed little volume, even the most confirmed armchair traveller can tour one of the world's finest art collections. The 300 full-colour illustrations have been carefully chosen by the museum's director to highlight the very best of this outstanding collection.

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Introduction by James N Wood
NineteenthCentury European Painting
NineteenthCentury American Painting

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James Wood was chief literary critic of "The Guardian" (London) and is senior editor at "The New Republic," His first collection of essays, "The Broken Estate," was published in 1999. He lives in Washington, D.C.

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