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The art of Black Africa

Elsy Leuzinger

The art of Black Africa

by Elsy Leuzinger

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Published by Rizzoli in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Art, West African.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementElsy Leuzinger ; photos. by Isabelle Wettstein & Brigitte Kauf ; [translated by Ann Keep].
    ContributionsWettstein, Isabelle., Kauf, Brigitte.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsN7398 .L39 1977
    The Physical Object
    Pagination26, 244 p. :
    Number of Pages244
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4909609M
    ISBN 100847800776
    LC Control Number76062892

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