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10 edition of Rodin"s sculpture found in the catalog.

Rodin"s sculpture

a critical study of the Spreckels Collection, California Palace of the Legion of Honor

by Jacques De Caso

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Published by Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco in San Francisco .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rodin, Auguste, 1840-1917 -- Catalogs,
  • Spreckels, Alma de Bretteville, 1881-1968 -- Art collections -- Catalogs,
  • California Palace of the Legion of Honor -- Catalogs

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJacques de Caso and Patricia B. Sanders.
    ContributionsSanders, Patricia B., joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNB553.R7 A4 1977
    The Physical Object
    Pagination360 p. :
    Number of Pages360
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4901361M
    ISBN 100884010236, 0884010228
    LC Control Number76045944

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