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Published by Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Smithsonian Institution in Washington, D.C .
Written in English


  • Katsushika, Hokusai, 1760-1849 -- Exhibitions

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Statementby Ann Yonemura.
ContributionsKatsushika, Hokusai, 1760-1849., Freer Gallery of Art., Arthur M. Sackler Gallery (Smithsonian Institution)
LC ClassificationsN7359.K37 A4 2006
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3413899M
ISBN 101588342395
ISBN 109781588342393
LC Control Number2005030048

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