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art of Japanese craft 1875 to the present by Felice Fischer

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Published by Philadelphia Museum of Art in Philadelphia, PA .
Written in English


  • Decorative arts -- Japan -- 1868- -- Exhibitions,
  • Handicraft -- Japan -- Exhibitions,
  • Artisans -- Japan

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Edition Notes

StatementFelice Fischer.
SeriesPhiladelphia Museum of Art bulletin, n.s., 0031-7314 -- no. 1
ContributionsPhiladelphia Museum of Art.
LC ClassificationsNK1071 .F57 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16842423M
ISBN 109780876332023, 9780300142129
LC Control Number2008019808

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