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The Cambridge history of painting in the classical world

J. J. Pollitt

The Cambridge history of painting in the classical world

by J. J. Pollitt

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ancient Painting,
  • Greek Painting,
  • Roman Painting

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statement[edited by] J.J. Pollitt
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsND100 .C36 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25346863M
    ISBN 109780521865913
    LC Control Number2012019503

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