Published 1977 by Art Museum, Princeton University : distributed by Princeton University Press in Princeton, N.J .
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|Statement||James Henry Rubin, in collaboration with David Levine ; foreword by Pierre Rosenberg.|
|Contributions||Levine, David, 1951- joint author., Princeton University. Art Museum.|
|LC Classifications||NC246 .R82|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||103 p. :|
|Number of Pages||103|
|LC Control Number||76056719|
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