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A fable of modern art

by Dore Ashton

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Published by University of California Press in Berkeley .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Balzac, Honoré de, 1799-1850. -- Influence,
  • Arts, Modern -- 19th century,
  • Arts, Modern -- 20th century,
  • Nature (Aesthetics)

  • Edition Notes

    StatementDore Ashton.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNX454 .A8 1991
    The Physical Object
    Pagination128 p., [32] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1863225M
    ISBN 100520073010
    LC Control Number90020992

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