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The life of a painter the autobiography of Gino Severini by Gino Severini

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Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton, N.J .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Italy

Subjects:

  • Severini, Gino, 1883-1966,
  • Painters -- Italy -- Biography

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementtranslated by Jennifer Franchina.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsND623.S45 A2 1995
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 310 p. :
Number of Pages310
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL789639M
ISBN 100691044198
LC Control Number95022065

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