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Dictionary of Indian art & artists

Pratima Sheth

Dictionary of Indian art & artists

including technical art terms

by Pratima Sheth

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Published by Mapin Pub., Grantha Corp., Antique Collectors" Club [distributor] in Ahmedabad, Ocean Township, NJ, Easthampton, MA .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 389-399).

Other titlesDictionary of Indian art and artists
StatementPratima Sheth.
The Physical Object
Pagination400 p. :
Number of Pages400
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17433390M
ISBN 108185822905, 1890206334
LC Control Number2001090906

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