Contemporary Czechoslovakian printmakers
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Contemporary Czechoslovakian printmakers

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Published by The Service in Washington .
Written in English


  • Prints, Czech -- 20th century -- Exhibitions.

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Edition Notes

Statementdeveloped for circulation by the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service from the collections of the Jacques Baruch Gallery, Chicago ; [photos. by Danny Thompson ; edited by Kathleen H. Lynch].
ContributionsLynch, Kathleen A., Jacques Baruch Gallery., Smithsonian Institution. Traveling Exhibition Service.
LC ClassificationsNE735.C9 C66
The Physical Object
Pagination24 p. :
Number of Pages24
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4066663M
LC Control Number79607055

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