Mexican Painters

Rivera, Orozco, Sigueiros and Other Artists of the Social Realist School by MacKinley Helm

Publisher: Peter Smith Publisher

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • Techniques - Painting,
  • Individual Artist,
  • Individual Painters - 20th Century,
  • Art,
  • Art & Art Instruction
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11554621M
ISBN 100844664669
ISBN 109780844664668
OCLC/WorldCa233030128

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