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Published by H.N. Abrams in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Vasarely, Victor, -- 1906-.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 198-200).

StatementWerner Spies ; [translated fron the German by Robert Erich Wolf].
ContributionsVasarely, Victor, 1906-.
The Physical Object
Pagination206 p. :
Number of Pages206
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16491896M

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