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A Century of American Sculpture

A Century of American Sculpture

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Published by Abbeville Press in New York .
Written in English


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Statementintroduction by A. Hyatt Mayor.
ContributionsMayor, A. Hyatt.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22588891M
ISBN 100896591859


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