Russian painting of the Avant Garde, 1906[-]1924
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Published by Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art in Edinburgh .
Written in English


  • Modernism (Art) -- Russia (Federation) -- Exhibitions.,
  • Painting, Russian -- 20th century -- Exhibitions.,
  • Painting, Modern -- 20th century -- Russia (Federation) -- Exhibitions.

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Edition Notes

Statement[Christina Lodder].
ContributionsScottish National Gallery of Modern Art.
LC ClassificationsND688 .L6 1993
The Physical Object
Pagination95 p. :
Number of Pages95
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22462825M
ISBN 100903598353

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