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Published by Contact Books in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Painting, Greek -- History.,
  • Vase-painting, Greek.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementtranslated by Jean Stewart.
SeriesThe Contact history of art
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20846715M

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