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Contemporary paintings of Pakistan.

Contemporary paintings of Pakistan.

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Published by Pakistan National Council of the Arts in Islamabad .
Written in English


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PRIORITY 3.

ContributionsIdara Saqafat-e Pakistan.
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LC ClassificationsIN PROCESS
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (loose-leaf) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL647469M
LC Control Number96930182


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: A Selection of Contemporary Paintings from Pakistan (): Marjorie Husain: Books. A poetess seated in a pavilion holding a book in her hand against a dark blue background, painted by Ustad Abdur Rehman Chughtai in early 20th Century.

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About the book: Contemporary painting in Pakistan traces the evolution of painting in Pakistan in the context of national and local art movements and the personal development of its major painters. While emphasis is directed towards the period after Partition of the. CONTEMPORARY PAKISTANI ART.

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