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Monuments

Pierre Vivant

Monuments

Saint Quentin en Yvelines.

by Pierre Vivant

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Published by Pierre Vivant in [Paris] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Published on the occasion of an exhibition at the gallery Corbusier á Trappes, 29 march - 30 April 1990.

ContributionsGalerie Corbusier á Trappes.
The Physical Object
Pagination27 plates :
Number of Pages27
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16025629M

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