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Taste and the Antique: The Lure of Classical Sculpture, 1500-1900

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A history of the development of critical opinions on ancient Greek and Roman sculpture discusses the owners, identification, copies, and fame of individual statues.
Paperback, 376 pages
Published September 10th 1982 by Yale University Press (first published July 1st 1981)
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