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Published by Metropolitan Museum of Art, Yale University Press in New York, New Haven .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Bruegel, Pieter, -- ca. 1525-1569 -- Exhibitions

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Edition Notes

Statementedited by Nadine M. Orenstein ; with contributions by Nadine M. Orenstein ... [et al.].
GenreExhibitions.
ContributionsOrenstein, Nadine., Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.), Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen (Rotterdam, Netherlands)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsN6973.B68 A4 2001
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 323 p. :
Number of Pages323
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15502224M
ISBN 100300090145, 0870999907, 0870999915
LC Control Number2001030416
OCLC/WorldCa46364828

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