The baroque prevalence in Brazilian art.
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The baroque prevalence in Brazilian art. by Leopoldo Castedo

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Published by C. Frank Publications in New York .
Written in English


  • Art, Brazilian -- History.,
  • Art, Baroque.

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Bibliography: p. 147-149.

LC ClassificationsN6650 .C3
The Physical Object
Pagination151 p.
Number of Pages151
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5921455M
LC Control Number64025775

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