Tucson"s early moderns, 1945-1965
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Published by University of Arizona Museum of Art in Tucson .
Written in English



  • Arizona


  • Art, American -- Arizona -- 20th century -- Exhibitions.

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Edition Notes

Other titlesTucson"s early moderns
Statementintroduction, Maurice Grossman ; essay, Peter Bermingham.
ContributionsBermingham, Peter., University of Arizona. Museum of Art.
LC ClassificationsN6535.T83 T83 1998
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL391205M
ISBN 101891800086
LC Control Number98061210

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