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auspicious dragon in Chinese decorative art

Sandra Carr Grant

auspicious dragon in Chinese decorative art

by Sandra Carr Grant

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Published by Katonah Gallery in [Katonah, N.Y.] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Catalogue of an exhibition held at the Katonah Gallery, September 24-26, 1978.

Statementby Sandra Carr Grant and Catherine Coleman Brawer.
ContributionsBrawer, Catherine Coleman., Katonah Gallery.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13743578M

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