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French painters, Russian collectors

Beverly Whitney Kean

French painters, Russian collectors

the merchant patrons of modern art in pre-revolutionary Russia

by Beverly Whitney Kean

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Published by Hodder & Stoughton in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Soviet Union,
  • France.,
  • Soviet Union.
    • Subjects:
    • Shchukin, Sergeĭ Ivanovich, 1854-1936 -- Art collections.,
    • Morozov, Ivan Abramovich -- Art collections.,
    • Art patronage -- Soviet Union -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Impressionism (Art) -- France.,
    • Post-impressionism (Art) -- France.,
    • Painting, French -- Soviet Union.,
    • Painting, French -- Influence.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementBeverly Whitney Kean.
      ContributionsKean, Beverly Whitney.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsN5276.2.S5 K4 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxi, 344 p. :
      Number of Pages344
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL855517M
      ISBN 100340606150
      LC Control Number95136956
      OCLC/WorldCa31875393

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      Examples of binder in a sentence, how to use it. 99 examples: Further, assume that the simplification operation is to be applied to two terms. It was resold the same year to the Russian collector Ivan Morosov for $ It is now in the Pushkin Museum, Moscow. In , in need of money to finance her publishing venture, the Plain Edition of her work, Gertrude parted with the handsome Picasso, "Girl With a Fan," to art dealer Marie Harriman, wife of Ambassador Averell Harriman.

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