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Published by Manchester University Press, Distributed exclusively in the USA by Palgrave in Manchester, New York, New York, NY .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • France.

Subjects:

  • Cubism -- France,
  • Art, French -- 20th century

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [293]-299) and index.

StatementDavid Cottington.
SeriesCritical perspectives in art history
Classifications
LC ClassificationsN6848.5.C82 C67 2004
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 306 p., [16] p. of plates :
Number of Pages306
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3437478M
ISBN 100719050030, 0719050049
LC Control Number2005295183
OCLC/WorldCa56468075

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