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Androgyny in art

Gail Gelburd

Androgyny in art

November 6-December 19, 1982, Emily Lowe Gallery, Hofstra University, Hempstead, New York

by Gail Gelburd

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Published by The Gallery in Hempstead, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Androgyny (Psychology) in art -- Exhibitions.,
  • Erotic art -- Exhibitions.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. [33]

    Statementcatalogue text by Gail Gelburd.
    ContributionsEmily Lowe Gallery.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsN8217.A53 G45 1982
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[35] p. :
    Number of Pages35
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2138360M
    LC Control Number88206095


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