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2 edition of American sculpture, folk & modern found in the catalog.

American sculpture, folk & modern

Queens Museum.

American sculpture, folk & modern

[exhibition] March 12-May 8, 1977.

by Queens Museum.

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Published by Queens Museum in Flushing, N.Y .
Written in English

  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Sculpture, American -- 20th century -- Exhibitions.,
    • Primitivism in art -- United States -- Exhibitions.,
    • Folk art -- United States -- Exhibitions.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      LC ClassificationsNB212.5.P7 Q43 1977
      The Physical Object
      Pagination[24] p. :
      Number of Pages24
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4578207M
      LC Control Number77150382

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