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Hopi clay, Hopi ceremony an exhibition of Hopi art, the Katonah Gallery, Katonah, New York, March 28-May 21, 1976 : [catalog] by Seymour H. Koenig

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


  • Hopi art -- Exhibitions.

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 69-71.

Statementorganized by Seymour and Harriet Koenig.
ContributionsKoenig, Harriet, joint author., Katonah Gallery.
LC ClassificationsE99.H7 K63
The Physical Object
Pagination116 p. :
Number of Pages116
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5213705M
LC Control Number75043463

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