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Twentieth century art

Michael Batterberry

Twentieth century art

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Published by McGraw-Hill in New York .
Written in English

  • Art, Modern -- 20th century.

  • Edition Notes

    Based on the text of the magazine series Discovering art, and adapted from the Italian text of Capolavori nei secoli.

    Statement by Michael Batterberry ; foreword by Howard Conant.
    SeriesDiscovering art series
    LC ClassificationsN6490 .B353
    The Physical Object
    Pagination256 p. :
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19813679M

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