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Ukiyo-e painting

Freer Gallery of Art.

Ukiyo-e painting

by Freer Gallery of Art.

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Published by Smithsonian Institution in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ukiyoe -- Exhibitions.,
  • Painting, Japanese -- Exhibitions.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Harold P. Stern.
    GenreExhibitions.
    SeriesFreer Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C. Fiftieth anniversary exhibition -- 1
    ContributionsStern, Harold P.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 319 p. :
    Number of Pages319
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21969994M

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