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Published by Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art in Ridgefield, Conn .
Written in English


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Catalogue of the exhibition held Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art June 6 - Sept 12 1999.

ContributionsAldrich Museum of Contemporary Art.
The Physical Object
Pagination119p. :
Number of Pages119
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23132803M
ISBN 101888332107

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