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Published by Waanders ; [Amsterdam, Netherlands], Hermitage Amsterdam in Zwolle .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Friedrich, Caspar David, -- 1774-1840 -- Exhibitions,
  • Gosudarstvennyĭ Ėrmitazh (Russia) -- Exhibitions

Book details:

Edition Notes

Other titlesCaspar David Friedrich and the German romantic landscape
GenreExhibitions
ContributionsHermitage Amsterdam.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsN6888.F7626 A4 2008
The Physical Object
Pagination127 p. :
Number of Pages127
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23232375M
ISBN 109789040085680
LC Control Number2009422468

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