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Portrait of a gallery.

Art Gallery of New South Wales.

Portrait of a gallery.

by Art Gallery of New South Wales.

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Published by Trustees of the Art Gallery of New South Wales in [Sydney] .
Written in English

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  • Art Gallery of New South Wales.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsN3970 .A85 1984
    The Physical Object
    Pagination130 p., [2] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages130
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2589833M
    ISBN 100730502708
    LC Control Number85141224

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    The portrait is a literary genre derived from pictorial portraiture.. The imitation of painting is apparent in the name of the genre itself, which is a painting term. Historians of antiquity recognised the task of the portrait as representation; we find the beginnings of the narrative portrait in Livy and r, the portrait began to emerge from the need to describe oneself (self. America’s Presidents showcases the nation’s largest collection of portraits of all the presidents beyond the White House’s own, capturing the permanent exhibition that lies at the heart of the Portrait Gallery’s mission to tell the American story through the individuals who have shaped it.


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