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Published by Pennsylvania State University Press for the College Art Association of America in University Park, Pa, London .
Written in English


  • Bernini, Gian Lorenzo, -- 1598-1680.

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Accompanied by 2 sound discs (45 rpm).

Statementedited by Irving Lavin.
SeriesMonographs on the fine arts -- 37
ContributionsLavin, Irving.
LC ClassificationsNX552.Z9
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21227015M
ISBN 100271003871

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