• 179 Pages
  • 1.48 MB
  • English

Allanheld & Schram, distributed by Universe Books , Montclair, N.J, New York
Art -- Czech Republic -- Prague., Prague (Czech Republic) -- Mus
Statementedited and with an introd. by Vladimir Denkstein and Jir̆í Kotalík ; [translated from Czech by Vladimír Var̆echa]
SeriesGreat centers of art
ContributionsDenkstein, Vladimír., Kotalík, Jiří.
The Physical Object
Pagination179 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20292821M
ISBN 100839002254
LC Control Number78058354

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