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melancholy of masterpieces

Flaminia Gennari Santori

melancholy of masterpieces

old master paintings in America, 1900-1914

by Flaminia Gennari Santori

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Published by 5 Continents in Milan .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Art -- Private collections -- United States -- History -- 20th century,
  • Painting, European -- Collectors and collecting -- United States,
  • Art -- Collectors and collecting -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [325]-332) and index

    StatementFlaminia Gennari Santori
    The Physical Object
    Pagination347 p. , 40 plates :
    Number of Pages347
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18163328M
    ISBN 108874390270

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