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facts of art a practical guide for the visual artist by Linda Mollenhauer

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Published by Visual Arts Ontario in Toronto .
Written in English


  • Art -- Marketing.,
  • Artists -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Canada.

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StatementLinda Mollenhauer.
ContributionsVisual Arts Ontario., Ontario. Ministry of Citizenship and Culture.
LC ClassificationsN8600 .M64
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 90 p. :
Number of Pages90
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14771852M
ISBN 100920708080

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