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2 edition of Shells and decoration found in the catalog.

Shells and decoration

an exhibition at the Cooper Union Museum for the Arts of Decoration, Cooper Square and Seventh Street, November 19th through December 24th, 1940

by Cooper Union Museum for the Arts of Decoration

  • 187 Want to read
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Published by The Museum in [New York .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination[6] p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24337296M
OCLC/WorldCa27742761

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