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Africa explores

20th century African art

by Susan Vogel

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  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Center for African Art, Prestel in New York, Munich .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Art, Black -- Africa, Sub-Saharan -- Exhibitions.,
  • Art, Modern -- 20th century -- Africa, Sub-Saharan -- Exhibitions.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementSusan Vogel assisted by Ima Ebong ; [essays by] Walter E.A. van Beek ... [et al.].
    ContributionsEbong, Ima., Center for African Art., New Museum of Contemporary Art.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsN7391.65
    The Physical Object
    Pagination294p. :
    Number of Pages294
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22133989M
    ISBN 103791311433, 0945802099

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