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George Segal. [Text by] Jan van der Marck. by George Segal

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Published by H.N. Abrams in New York .
Written in English


  • Segal, George, 1924-

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 252-254.

ContributionsVan der Marck, Jan, 1929-
The Physical Object
Pagination257 p. illus. (part col.) ;
Number of Pages257
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18892720M

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