Achille Castiglioni by Matteo Guarnaccia

Cover of: Achille Castiglioni | Matteo Guarnaccia

Published by Edizioni Corraini .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Individual Architect,
  • Art & Art Instruction,
  • Art,
  • Design - General,
  • Individual Artist,
  • Art / Design / General

Edition Notes

Book details

ContributionsPaola Antonelli (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages168
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9074562M
ISBN 108887942021
ISBN 109788887942026

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