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Exhibiting contradiction

essays on the art museum in the United States

by Alan Wallach

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  • 23 Currently reading

Published by University of Massachusetts Press in Amherst, Mass .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Art museums -- Educational aspects -- United States.,
    • Art -- Exhibition techniques.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [129]-149) and index.

      StatementAlan Wallach.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsN510 .W35 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 152 p. :
      Number of Pages152
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL681740M
      ISBN 101558491171, 155849118X
      LC Control Number97028371

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