Early Chinese art

  • 250 Pages
  • 0.85 MB
  • English

University Prints , Newton, Mass
Art, Chin
Statementedited by Laurence C. S. Sickman.
SeriesUniversity Prints -- ser. 0, section 2
ContributionsSickman, L. C. S.
The Physical Object
PaginationOriginally: leaflet (12 p.) and plates, numbered 0 86-0 250, issued in box. Has been rebound.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21345295M

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