Antiquity in the Renaissance
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Published by Smith College Museum of Art in Northampton, Mass .
Written in English


  • Art, Renaissance -- Exhibitions,
  • Art, Classical -- Reproduction -- Exhibitions

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Edition Notes

Statementby Wendy Stedman Sheard.
ContributionsLehmann, Phyllis Williams, 1912-, Smith College. Museum of Art.
LC ClassificationsN6370 .S47
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4757622M
LC Control Number78103996

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