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Treasures of Asian art

the Asia Society"s Mr. and Mrs. John D. Rockefeller 3rd Collection

by Asia Society. Galleries.

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Published by Asia Society Galleries, Abbeville Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New York (State),
  • New York
    • Subjects:
    • Rockefeller, John D., 1906- -- Art collections -- Catalogs.,
    • Rockefeller, Blanchette Hooker, 1909- -- Art collections -- Catalogs.,
    • Asia Society. Galleries -- Catalogs.,
    • Art, Asian -- Catalogs.,
    • Art -- Private collections -- New York (State) -- New York -- Catalogs.,
    • Art -- New York (State) -- New York -- Catalogs.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 288-294) and index.

      Statementby Denise Patry Leidy ; with a contribution by Sherman E. Lee.
      ContributionsLeidy, Denise Patry., Lee, Sherman E.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsN7262 .A87 1994
      The Physical Object
      Pagination319 p. :
      Number of Pages319
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1085555M
      ISBN 101558598634
      LC Control Number94009437


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