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The expressiveness of Indian art

by Stella Kramrisch

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Published by n.p. in N.p .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Art

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsN7301 .K736
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[55]-144 p.
    Number of Pages144
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26403494M
    OCLC/WorldCa001441762

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