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Art in the life of the Northwest Coast Indians. With a catalog of the Rasmussen collection of Northwest Indian art at the Portland Art Museum. by Erna Gunther

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Published by Portland Art Museum in [Portland, Or .
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Subjects:

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  • Northwest Coast of North America

Subjects:

  • Indian art -- Northwest Coast of North America -- Exhibitions

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 264-272.

ContributionsRasmussen, Axel., Portland Art Museum (Or.)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE78.N78 G8
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 275 p.
Number of Pages275
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5594755M
LC Control Number68000288

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