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6 edition of Genius in the backlands found in the catalog.

Genius in the backlands

popular artists of Brazil

by Selden Rodman

  • 308 Want to read
  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Devin-Adair Co. in Old Greenwich, Conn .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Brazil.,
  • Brazil
    • Subjects:
    • Art, Brazilian.,
    • Primitivism in art -- Brazil.,
    • Artists -- Brazil -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      StatementSelden Rodman ; photographs by Manu Sassoonian, William Negron, and Marilyn Bridges.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsN6655.5.P7 R62
      The Physical Object
      Pagination148 p. :
      Number of Pages148
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4901507M
      ISBN 100815956169
      LC Control Number76046181
      OCLC/WorldCa2985411

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