Introduction to Twentieth Century design from the collection of the Museum of Modern Art
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Published by Museum of Modern Art in New York .
Written in English


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Statementby Arthur Drexler and Greta Daniel.
ContributionsDaniel, Greta., Museum of Modern Art (New York, N.Y.)
The Physical Object
Pagination94 p. :
Number of Pages94
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22083676M

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