Eastman Johnson; [retrospective exhibition]
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Published by C. N. Potter, in association with the Whitney Museum of American Art; distributed by Crown Publishers in New York .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

Statementby Patricia Hills.
ContributionsHills, Patricia., Whitney Museum of American Art.
LC ClassificationsND237.J7 H5
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiii, 126 p.
Number of Pages126
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5709974M
LC Control Number70186696

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