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Sculpture and the museum

Sculpture and the museum

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Published by Ashgate in Farnham, Surrey, Burlington, VT .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sculpture galleries,
  • Exhibition techniques,
  • Art

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [241]-254) and index.

    Statementedited by Christopher R. Marshall
    SeriesSubject/object : new studies in sculpture
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsN4395 .S38 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 265 p. :
    Number of Pages265
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25249908M
    ISBN 109781409409106
    LC Control Number2011025350

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