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Masterpieces from the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

Masterpieces from the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

director"s choice

by Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

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Published by Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Distributed by Yale University Press in [Houston, Tex.], New Haven [Conn.] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Published on the occasion of the 2009 Grand Gala Ball, held on October 9, 2009, at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston.

StatementPeter C. Marzio
ContributionsMarzio, Peter C.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsN576.H7 A845 2009
The Physical Object
Pagination208 p. :
Number of Pages208
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24574243M
ISBN 10030016372X
ISBN 109780300163728
LC Control Number2009032016
OCLC/WorldCa429475457

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