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By C. W. Clark

ISBN-10: 0870996398

ISBN-13: 9780870996399

The 5 sketchbooks and twenty-two unmarried drawings catalogued during this quantity, lots of them for the 1st time, are one of the greater than 2000 artworks accumulated by way of Robert Lehman and his father, Philip Lehman, that when you consider that 1975 were housed within the Robert Lehman Wing of The Metropolitan Museum of artwork.

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