Sculpture in modern America.

by Schnier, Jacques

Publisher: University of California Press in Berkeley

Written in English
Published: Pages: 224 Downloads: 398
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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 65-67.

LC ClassificationsNB205 .S35
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 224 p. (p. [69]-[220] illus.)
Number of Pages224
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6033340M
LC Control Number48011026

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