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Museum architecture

by Justin Henderson

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Published by Rockport Publishers, Distributed to the book trade and art trade in the United States by North Light Books in Gloucester, Mass, Cincinnati, Ohio .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Museum architecture.,
  • Art museum architecture.,
  • Architecture, Modern -- 20th century.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJustin Henderson ; [foreword by Arthur Rosenblatt].
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNA6690 .H46 1998
    The Physical Object
    Pagination191 p. :
    Number of Pages191
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3967768M
    ISBN 101564964221
    LC Control Number2001273798
    OCLC/WorldCa39760145

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