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Contemporary art in the light of history.

Erwin Rosenthal

Contemporary art in the light of history.

by Erwin Rosenthal

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Published by G. Wittenborn in New York .
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  • Art, Modern -- 20th century -- Addresses, essays, lectures.,
  • Art and history -- Addresses, essays, lectures.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    LC ClassificationsN6490 .R597
    The Physical Object
    Pagination94 p.
    Number of Pages94
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5317564M
    ISBN 10081500219X
    LC Control Number72153830

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