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Published by Cleveland Museum of Art in Cleveland .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • African American art -- Exhibitions,
  • African American art -- African influences -- Exhibitions,
  • African American art -- European influences -- Exhibitions

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJohn Michael Vlach.
    GenreExhibitions.
    ContributionsCleveland Museum of Art.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsN6538.N5 V57
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 175 p. :
    Number of Pages175
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4550712M
    ISBN 100910386390
    LC Control Number77019326

    Sep 04,  · African American decorative arts embrace many forms, from the practical utility of bed quilts and baskets to the traditional crafts of blacksmithing and wood carving to the skill in design and construction of residential architecture or boat building.


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