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The Power of the Center: A Study of Composition in the Visual Arts (The New Version) by  Rudolf Arnheim - Paperback - 1988 - from Ultramarine Books (SKU: 005307)

The Power of the Center: A Study of Composition in the Visual Arts (The New Version)

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The Power of the Center: A Study of Composition in the Visual Arts (The New Version)

by Arnheim, Rudolf

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ISBN 10
0520062426
ISBN 13
9780520062429
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Berkeley: University of California Press, 1988. 239 pages; more than 150 b&w illustrations. Bibliography; Index. "What determines the overall organization of visual form in works of painting, sculpture, and architecture?" The book, helpful to the viewer as well as the artist. Clean throughout; tight binding.. Pictorial Wrappers (softcover). Very Good. 8vo.

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Bookseller
Ultramarine Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
005307
Title
The Power of the Center: A Study of Composition in the Visual Arts (The New Version)
Author
Arnheim, Rudolf
Format/binding
Paperback
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Binding
Paperback
ISBN 10
0520062426
ISBN 13
9780520062429
Publisher
University of California Press
Place of Publication
Berkeley
Date published
1988
Keywords
visual compostion of pictures paintings framing center centering
Size
8vo

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wrappers
The paper covering on the outside of a paperback.  Also see the entry for pictorial wraps, color illustrated coverings for...[more]
tight
Used to mean that the binding of a book has not been overly loosened by frequent use.

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