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Alberto Giacometti

Alberto Giacometti

Alberto Giacometti

sculptor and draftsman; [catalogue of] an exhibition organized by The American Federation of Arts

by Alberto Giacometti

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Published by American Federation of Arts in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementLouise Averill Svendsen.
ContributionsSvendsen, Louise Averill., American Federation of Arts.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20366216M

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