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Art of the ancient world

Henriette Antonia Groenewegen Frankfort

Art of the ancient world

painting, pottery, sculpture, architecture from Egypt Mesopotamia, Crete, Greece and Rome.

by Henriette Antonia Groenewegen Frankfort

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Published by H. N. Abrams in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Art, Ancient

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 509-514

    Statement[By] H. A. Groenewegen-Frankfort [and] Bernard Ashmole.
    SeriesLibrary of art history
    ContributionsAshmole, Bernard, 1894-1988
    The Physical Object
    Pagination528 p. :
    Number of Pages528
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22805708M


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