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African art

the World Bank collection

by World Bank

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Published by World Bank in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa, Sub-Saharan,
  • Washington (D.C.)
    • Subjects:
    • World Bank -- Art collections -- Catalogs,
    • Art, Black -- Africa, Sub-Saharan -- Catalogs,
    • Art -- Private collections -- Washington (D.C.) -- Catalogs

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 90-92).

      Statementedited by Alexandre Marc.
      ContributionsMarc, Alexandre, 1956-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsN7391.65 .W67 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 92 p. :
      Number of Pages92
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL343997M
      ISBN 100821341952
      LC Control Number98002943

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