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ART 103 -- Design (Spring 2015): Finding ArtWork

Finding Images

La Grande Odalisque, oil on canvas by J.-A.-D. Ingres, 1814; in the Louvre, Paris.

Jean Auguste Dominique Ingres, La Grande Odalisque, 1814, oil on canvas, Louvre, Paris.

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