21st century portraits

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Other titlesTwenty-first century portraits
Statementforeword by Andrew Graham-Dixon ; introduction by Sandy Nairne and Sarah Howgate ; texts and captions by Jo Higgins
ContributionsNational Portrait Gallery (Great Britain)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsN7575 .T84 2013
The Physical Object
Pagination239 pages
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL27156697M
ISBN 101855144166
ISBN 139781855144163
OCLC/WorldCa857525036

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Published by National Portrait Gallery. Introduction by Sarah Howgate, Sandy Nairne. Foreword by Andrew Graham-Dixon. With over illustrations by 50 artists, 21st-Century Portraits explores new developments in the representation of the human form and face as well as the continuing appeal of commissioned portraiture.

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