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Bust of Young Woman, (detail), 1887, marble by Aristide Fontana (b.c.1834), photo credit: Guildhall Museum, Rochester

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Russell Tovey with a Paul Mogensen piece at Karma, photo credit: Russell Tovey (source: Instagram @touchtone7 via @russelltovey)

Russell Tovey with a Paul Mogensen piece at Karma
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