Isamu Noguchi bronze and iron sculpture : May 13-June 11, 1988. by Noguchi, Isamu

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Published by Pace Gallery in New York, N.Y. (32 E. 57th St., New York 10022) .

Written in English

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  • Noguchi, Isamu, -- 1904-1988 -- Exhibitions.,
  • Bronze sculpture, American -- Exhibitions.,
  • Iron sculpture, American -- Exhibitions.,
  • Japanese American art -- Exhibitions.

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Bibliography: p. vi.

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ContributionsPace Gallery.
LC ClassificationsNB237.N6
The Physical Object
Paginationvii p., (45) p. :
Number of Pages45
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19952867M

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