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Sister Wendy"s American Masterpieces

by Wendy Beckett

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Published by DK ADULT .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Criticism,
  • Art & Art Instruction,
  • American - General,
  • Painting, American,
  • Art,
  • History - General,
  • Art appreciation,
  • Art / History / American,
  • 20th century,
  • 19th century,
  • American painting

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsMaxine Lewis (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8155836M
    ISBN 100789459582
    ISBN 109780789459589

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