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Metamorphoses in nineteenth-century sculpture

Metamorphoses in nineteenth-century sculpture

[exhibition, November 19, 1975-January 7, 1976, Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University : catalogue]

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Published by The Museum : distributed by Harvard University Press in [Cambridge, Mass.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sculpture, Modern -- 19th century -- Exhibitions

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies and index.

    Statementedited by Jeanne L. Wasserman.
    ContributionsWasserman, Jeanne L., Fogg Art Museum.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNB197.3 .M48
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 267 p. :
    Number of Pages267
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5205862M
    ISBN 100674570804
    LC Control Number75031618

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