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Published by TUNS Press in Halifax, N.S .
Written in English


  • Human figure in art -- Exhibitions,
  • Art, Canadian -- Exhibitions.,
  • Art, Modern -- 20th century -- Exhibitions.

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Edition Notes

ContributionsMcElroy, Gil., Technical University of Nova Scotia. Faculty of Architecture.
The Physical Object
Pagination11 p. :
Number of Pages11
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15196352M
ISBN 100929112369

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