Painting in Italy from the origins to the thirteenth century by Amedeo Mainri

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Statementby Amadeo Maiuri and Lionello Venturi.
SeriesPainting, color, history
ContributionsVenturi, Lionello.
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Open LibraryOL20694413M

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