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Abstract painting, once removed by Dana Friis-Hansen

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Published by Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston in Houston, Tex .
Written in English


  • Art, Modern -- 20th century -- Themes, motives -- Exhibitions.

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Edition Notes

StatementDana Friis-Hansen ; with essays by David Pagel, Raphael Rubinstein, Peter Schjeldahl.
ContributionsContemporary Arts Museum., Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art.
LC ClassificationsN6487.H8 C665 1998
The Physical Object
Pagination111 p. :
Number of Pages111
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL394896M
ISBN 100936080442
LC Control Number98073230

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