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picture history of painting ; from cave painting to modern times

Horst W. Janson

picture history of painting ; from cave painting to modern times

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Published by Abrams Inc in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Peinture -- Histoire

  • Edition Notes

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    ContributionsJanson, Dora Jane
    The Physical Object
    Pagination320 p. ;
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22197033M


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