European Artists II Signatures and Monograms by John Castagno

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Published by The Scarecrow Press, Inc. .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Individual artists,
  • Lettering & calligraphy,
  • Reference works,
  • Art,
  • Art & Art Instruction,
  • Europe,
  • Reference,
  • Art / Reference,
  • Artists,
  • Artists" marks,
  • Autographs

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The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages416
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7997300M
ISBN 100810858967
ISBN 109780810858961

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