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World Who"s Who in Contemporary Art

Thematic and Biographical Encyclopedia of Living Artists and Styles

by Maximillien de Lafayette

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Published by Elite Associates, Times Square Press, FAMSPA .
Written in English

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    ContributionsCarol Lexter (Editor), Etienne Leroux (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages400
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11842142M
    ISBN 100979975093
    ISBN 109780979975097


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