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Kurt Schwitters by John Elderfield

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Published by Thames and Hudson in New York, N.Y .
Written in English


  • Schwitters, Kurt, 1887-1948 -- Criticism and interpretation.,
  • Schwitters, Kurt, 1887-1948 -- Catalogs.

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Edition Notes

StatementJohn Elderfield.
ContributionsSchwitters, Kurt, 1887-1948.
LC ClassificationsN6888.S42 E43 1985
The Physical Object
Pagination424 p. :
Number of Pages424
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2553069M
ISBN 100500234264
LC Control Number85050284

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