METROPOLITAN SEMINARS IN ART - PORTFOLIO 5 Composition: Pictures As Pattern

By: Canaday, John

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FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING. Hardcover with original glassine wrapper. Folio (10 x 13"). 25, (6) pp. Portfolio 5 in the Metropolitan Seminars in Art series. Bound in publisher's original gray boards with red and black lettering on spine and cover and full-color paste-on on cover. Illustrated with 12 full-page, full-color glossy prints stored in a built-in pocket on the fep, as well as numerous B&W illustrations in the text. Includes detailed descriptions of the twelve prints as well as the in-text illustrations. This is Portfolio 5 of the series, which is comprised of a total of 12 portfolios, numbered 1 through 12. This portfolio is concerned with the composition of paintings. Composition is so fundamental to painting that a list of the world's greatest paintings would overlap a list of the greatest compositions in a majority of titles. This portfolio explores composition in the structure of painting. . A very clean and crisp, collectible copy. Each of the 12 loose prints is in perfect (as new) condition. The original glassine wrapper is only lightly worn. FINE/VERY GOOD. . Metropolitan Seminars in Art: Great Periods in Painting Series. Vol. 5. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall

Title: METROPOLITAN SEMINARS IN ART - PORTFOLIO 5 Composition: Pictures As Pattern

Author Name: Canaday, John

Categories: Painting, Education, Art, Antiques & Photography, Art History,

Edition: First Edition. First Printing

Publisher: NY, Metropolitan Museum Of Art: 1959

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Fine in Very Good dust jacket

Seller ID: 3906

Keywords: Art; Art History History; Art Education Education; Composition; Paintings