Indian sculpture in the Philadelphia Museum of Art by Stella Kramrisch

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Published by University of Pennsylvania Press in Philadelphia .

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  • Sculpture, Indic.

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StatementStella Kramrisch.
ContributionsPhiladelphia Museum of Art.
The Physical Object
Pagination183 p. :
Number of Pages183
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Open LibraryOL13548124M
LC Control Number60014837

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