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Centering on contemporary clay

Centering on contemporary clay

American ceramics from the Joan Mannheimer Collection.


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Published by University of Iowa Museum of Art in Iowa City, Iowa .
Written in English

  • Mannheimer, Joan -- Art collections -- Exhibitions.,
  • Pottery, American -- 20th century -- Exhibitions.

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsUniversity of Iowa. Museum of Art.
    LC ClassificationsNK4008 .C46
    The Physical Object
    Pagination68 p. :
    Number of Pages68
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3786707M
    LC Control Number81050916

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