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James Ensor

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Published by Crown Publishers in New York .
Written in English



  • Belgium


  • Ensor, James, 1860-1949,
  • Painters -- Belgium -- Biography

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 94-95.

Statementby Jacques Janssens.
LC ClassificationsND673.E6 J3613
The Physical Object
Pagination96 p. :
Number of Pages96
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4722537M
ISBN 100517532840
LC Control Number78009884

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