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Gianni Piacentino painting and sculpture, 1965-1981 = Gianni Piacentino : Bilder und Objekte, 1965-1981 by Gianni Piacentino

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Published by Reinhard Onnasch Collection in Berlin .
Written in English


  • Piacentino, Gianni -- Exhibitions.

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Edition Notes

Catalogue of an exhibition held at the Gesellschaft für Aktuelle Kunst Bremen.

Statement(edited by Reinhard Onnasch).
ContributionsOnnasch, Reinhard., Gesellschaft für Aktuelle Kunst Bremen.
LC ClassificationsN6923.P453
The Physical Object
Pagination217 p. :
Number of Pages217
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19056727M

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