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Figurative sculptures of the Niger River delta

Gallery K.

Figurative sculptures of the Niger River delta

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Published by Gallery K in Los Angeles .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementessay by Arnold Rubin ; exhibition: September 28 - October 25.
ContributionsRubin, Arnold.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17125956M

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