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Art treasures for America

Seymour, Charles

Art treasures for America

an anthology of paintings & sculpture in theSamuel H.Kress Collection

by Seymour, Charles

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Published by Phaidon for the Samuel H. Kress Foundation in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Samuel H. Kress Collection.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementprefaces by John Walker and Guy Emerson ; one hundred and eighty-seven illustrations ; commentary by Charles Seymour.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination218p. :
    Number of Pages218
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19939569M

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