American Sculpture in The Metropolitan Museum of Art: Volume I A Catalogue of Works by Artists Born before 1865 (Metropolitan Museum of Art Series) by Thayer Tolles

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  • c 1800 to c 1900,
  • Permanent Collection Catalogs,
  • Art,
  • Art & Art Instruction,
  • USA,
  • American - General,
  • Collections, Catalogs, Exhibitions - Museum,
  • Sculpture,
  • Art / Sculpture,
  • Collections, Catalogs, Exhibitions - General

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Number of Pages480
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Open LibraryOL10318586M
ISBN 100300085176
ISBN 109780300085174

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