Contemporary visual expressions

the art of Sam Gilliam, Martha Jackson-Jarvis, Keith Morrison, William T. Williams

Publisher: Anacostia Museum, Smithsonian Institution in [Washington, D.C.]

Written in English
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  • Anacostia Neighborhood Museum -- Exhibitions,
  • African American painters -- Washington (D.C.) -- Exhibitions,
  • Painting, Modern -- 20th century -- Washington (D.C.) -- Exhibitions

Edition Notes

Shipping list no.: 87-338-P

ContributionsAnacostia Neighborhood Museum
The Physical Object
Pagination1 folded sheet (8 p.) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14939879M

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