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introduction to Italian sculpture

John Pope-Hennessy

introduction to Italian sculpture

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Published by Phaidon in London .
Written in English


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Statementby John Pope-Hennessy. Pt.3, Italian high Renaissance and Baroque sculpture. Text.
The Physical Object
Pagination126 ;
Number of Pages126
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Open LibraryOL18122585M

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