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Art of the Andes

Rebecca Stone

Art of the Andes

from Chavín to Inca

by Rebecca Stone

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  • 20 Currently reading

Published by Thames & Hudson in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Indian art -- Andes Region -- History,
  • Indian architecture -- Andes Region -- History,
  • Indians of South America -- Andes Region -- Antiquities,
  • Indians of South America -- Andes Region -- Art,
  • Andes Region -- Antiquities

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 219-220) and index.

    StatementRebecca Stone-Miller.
    SeriesWorld of art
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF2230.1.A7 S86 1995
    The Physical Object
    Pagination224 p. :
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19909707M
    ISBN 100500202869

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