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contemporary artist in Japan.

David Kung

contemporary artist in Japan.

by David Kung

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Published by Angus & Robertson in Sydney .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Artists, Japanese.,
  • Art, Japanese -- 20th century.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsN7358 .K8 1966b
    The Physical Object
    Pagination187 p.
    Number of Pages187
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5646913M
    LC Control Number68082314

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