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Art of the Cameroon

Art of the Cameroon

selections from the Spelman College Collection of African Art

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Published by Georgia Museum of Art, University of Georgia in Athens, Ga .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Georgia,
  • Atlanta
    • Subjects:
    • Spelman College -- Art collections -- Exhibitions.,
    • Sculpture, Cameroon -- Exhibitions.,
    • Sculpture -- Private collections -- Georgia -- Atlanta -- Exhibitions.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementcurated by Sharon Pruitt ; organized by Donald D. Keyes.
      ContributionsPruitt, Sharon Yvette, 1953-, Keyes, Donald D., Georgia Museum of Art.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNB1099.C3 A7 1990
      The Physical Object
      Pagination40 p. :
      Number of Pages40
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1990497M
      ISBN 100915977052
      LC Control Number90623426
      OCLC/WorldCa22233163

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