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“I bought a piece of Roman furniture on the Internet. It’s quite good but low on polygons.”: Digital Visualization of Cultural Heritage and its Scholarly Value in Art History

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“I bought a piece of Roman furniture on the Internet. It’s quite good but low on polygons.” : Digital Visualization of Cultural Heritage and its Scholarly Value in Art History. / Bentkowska-Kafel, Anna.

In: Visual Resources. An International Journal of Documentation, Vol. 29, No. 1-2, 761117, 12.03.2013, p. 38-46.

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Bentkowska-Kafel, A 2013, '“I bought a piece of Roman furniture on the Internet. It’s quite good but low on polygons.”: Digital Visualization of Cultural Heritage and its Scholarly Value in Art History', Visual Resources. An International Journal of Documentation, vol. 29, no. 1-2, 761117, pp. 38-46. https://doi.org/10.1080/01973762.2012.761117

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Bentkowska-Kafel, A. (2013). “I bought a piece of Roman furniture on the Internet. It’s quite good but low on polygons.”: Digital Visualization of Cultural Heritage and its Scholarly Value in Art History. Visual Resources. An International Journal of Documentation, 29(1-2), 38-46. [761117]. https://doi.org/10.1080/01973762.2012.761117

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Bentkowska-Kafel A. “I bought a piece of Roman furniture on the Internet. It’s quite good but low on polygons.”: Digital Visualization of Cultural Heritage and its Scholarly Value in Art History. Visual Resources. An International Journal of Documentation. 2013 Mar 12;29(1-2):38-46. 761117. https://doi.org/10.1080/01973762.2012.761117

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Bentkowska-Kafel, Anna. / “I bought a piece of Roman furniture on the Internet. It’s quite good but low on polygons.” : Digital Visualization of Cultural Heritage and its Scholarly Value in Art History. In: Visual Resources. An International Journal of Documentation. 2013 ; Vol. 29, No. 1-2. pp. 38-46.

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