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Manuel Alvarez Bravo by Susan Kismaric

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Published by Museum of Modern Art in New York .
Written in English


  • Alvarez Bravo, Manuel, 1902- -- Exhibitions,
  • Photography, Artistic -- Exhibitions

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Edition Notes

StatementSusan Kismaric.
ContributionsAlvarez Bravo, Manuel, 1902-, Museum of Modern Art (New York, N.Y.)
LC ClassificationsTR647 .A48 1997
The Physical Object
Pagination240 p. :
Number of Pages240
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1020663M
ISBN 100870701142, 0870701339, 0810961717
LC Control Number96079511

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