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Published by Phoenix Art Museum in Phoenix, AZ .
Written in English



  • Africa, West,
  • United States


  • Faletti, Richard -- Art collections -- Exhibitions.,
  • Decorative arts, Black -- Africa, West -- Exhibitions.,
  • Art, Ethiopian -- Exhibitions.,
  • Decorative arts -- Private collections -- United States -- Exhibitions.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementMary Nooter Roberts, Allen F. Roberts.
ContributionsRoberts, Allen F., 1945-, Phoenix Art Museum.
LC ClassificationsNK1087 .R6 1997
The Physical Object
Pagination144 p. :
Number of Pages144
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL672344M
ISBN 100910407339
LC Control Number97018380

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