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10 edition of Art of the Arab World found in the catalog.

Art of the Arab World

[catalogue of an exhibition]

by Freer Gallery of Art.

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Published by Smithsonian Institution in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Art, Islamic -- Exhibitions

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesFunūn al-ʻālam al-ʻArabī.
    StatementFreer Gallery of Art ; Esin Atıl.
    ContributionsAtıl, Esin.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsN6263.W3 F733 1975
    The Physical Object
    Pagination151 p. :
    Number of Pages151
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5188086M
    LC Control Number75007730


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