Photo Credit: photo: M. Johnston
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Women at a Table Holding a Painting1819
Vivant Denon (aka Dominique Vivant Denon), French, (1747–1825)
- amateurs - Persons who engage in a particular pursuit, study, or science as a pastime rather than as a profession. W [January 1993 alternate term added.]
- art - Use with reference to the study or practice of the fine arts or the fine and decorative arts together. With reference to the visual and performing arts together, use "arts." For actual works or objects of the fine or decorative arts, use "works of art" or "art objects." [November 1994 related term added. March 1991 scope note changed.]
- early lithography
- genre - Use for pictorial representations, which may be in various media, that represent scenes or events from everyday life; usually used with another term such as "paintings" or "prints." [April 1991 descriptor moved.]
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