Toward a psychology of art
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Toward a psychology of art collected essays. by Rudolf Arnheim

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Published by University of California Press in Berkeley, CA .
Written in English


  • Art -- Psychology.,
  • Perception.

Book details:

LC ClassificationsN70 .A69
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 369 p. :
Number of Pages369
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21090520M
LC Control Number66-10692

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