John Marin, 1870-1953
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John Marin, 1870-1953 a centennial exhibition organized by the Los Angeles County Museum of Art. by John Marin

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Published by Los Angeles County Museum of Art in [Los Angeles .
Written in English

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StatementSelection and catalog by Larry Curry.
ContributionsCurry, Larry., Los Angeles County Museum of Art.
LC ClassificationsND237.M24 C8
The Physical Object
Pagination100 p.
Number of Pages100
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4576259M
ISBN 100875870384
LC Control Number77128147

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