TITLE

Ralph Mayer's TECHNICAL QUESTION & ANSWER PAGE

PUB. DATE
September 1963
SOURCE
American Artist;Sep1963, Vol. 27 Issue 7, p62
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a question and answer related to painting on burlap.
ACCESSION #
52668834

 

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