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Looking at art

Looking at art

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Published by Random House in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Painting -- Appreciation

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesRandom House library of painting and sculpture.
    Statementchief contributing editor, David Piper ; contributors, Christopher Cornford, Peter Owen.
    ContributionsPiper, David., Cornford, Christopher., Owen, Peter.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsND1143 .L66 1984
    The Physical Object
    Pagination256 p. :
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2867356M
    ISBN 100394540476
    LC Control Number84042634
    OCLC/WorldCa10778879

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