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From river banks and sacred places

ancient Indian terracottas : an exhibition to commemorate the one-hundredth anniversary of the birth of Ananda K. Coomaraswamy

by Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.

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Published by Museum of Fine Arts in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Terra-cotta sculpture, Indic -- Exhibitions.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementintroductory remarks by Pramod Chandra ; and reprinted essay by Ananda K. Coomaraswamy ; catalogue by Joyce Paulson.
    GenreExhibitions.
    ContributionsCoomaraswamy, Ananda Kentish, 1877-1947., Paulson, Joyce.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination48 p. :
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19546187M
    ISBN 100878461183
    LC Control Number77085158

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