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Published by Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, DelMonico Books, an imprint of Prestel Pub., Musée d"Orsay in [San Francisco], Munich, New York, [Paris, France] .
Written in English


  • Musée d"Orsay -- Exhibitions,
  • Impressionism (Art) -- France -- Exhibitions,
  • Painting, French -- 19th century -- Exhibitions,
  • Painting -- France -- Paris -- Exhibitions,
  • Art and society -- France -- History -- 19th century

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Edition Notes

Other titlesMasterpieces from the Musée d"Orsay
Statementedited by Stéphane Guégan and Alice Thomine-Berrada ; additional contributions by Krista Brugnara ... [et al.].
ContributionsGuégan, Stéphane., Thomine, Alice., Brugnara, Krista., M.H. De Young Memorial Museum., Frist Center for the Visual Arts (Nashville, Tenn.)
LC ClassificationsND547.5.I4 B57 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24068939M
ISBN 109783791350455, 9783791362977
LC Control Number2010004629

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