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Published by J. Paul Getty Museum in association with the Cleveland Museum of Art in Malibu, Calif .
Written in English



  • New York (State),
  • New York


  • Fleischman, Lawrence Arthur, 1925- -- Art collections -- Exhibitions.,
  • Fleischman, Barbara -- Art collections -- Exhibitions.,
  • Art, Classical -- Exhibitions.,
  • Art -- Private collections -- New York (State) -- New York -- Exhibitions.,
  • Art -- New York (State) -- New York -- Exhibitions.

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Edition Notes

ContributionsJ. Paul Getty Museum., Cleveland Museum of Art.
LC ClassificationsN5603.M36 G486 1994
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 358 p. :
Number of Pages358
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1079236M
ISBN 100892362235
LC Control Number94002552

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