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introduction to preservation of paintings by Om Prakash Agrawal

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Published by Dept. of Museology, Faculty of Fine Arts, Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda in Baroda .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Painting -- Conservation and preservation

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. [39]-40.

Statement[by] O.P. Agrawal.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsND1640 .A5
The Physical Object
Pagination40 p.
Number of Pages40
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26151M
LC Control Numbersa 68017182

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