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Horatio Greenough

Nathalia Wright

Horatio Greenough

the first American sculptor.

by Nathalia Wright

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Published by Pennsylvania U.P.; Oxford U.P .
Written in English


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Pagination382p.,ill.,22cm
Number of Pages382
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Open LibraryOL19591318M

QUESTIONING HORATIO GREENOUGH'S THOUGHTS ON ARCHITECTURE by Erdem Erten Submitted to the Department of Architecture on May 8, in partial fulfilment of the requirements for the degree of Master of Science in Architecture Studies. ABSTRACT Horatio Greenough (), the Bostonian sculptor, is an important.


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