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Iconography

Millard Meiss

Iconography

Ovum Struthionis, symbol and allusion in Piero della Francesca"s Montefeltro alterpiece

by Millard Meiss

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Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Piero, -- della Francesca, -- 1416?-1492.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMillard Meiss.
    ContributionsMiner, Dorothy Eugenia.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[2]p. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16237011M

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