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Feminist art process & product : a multi-media exhibit of members" works, 26 February-22 March, 1980, Washington Women"s Arts Center by

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Published by The Center in Washington, DC .
Written in English



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  • Feminism and art -- United States -- Exhibitions.,
  • Art, American -- 20th century -- Exhibitions.

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Edition Notes

Statementselected by Harmony Hammond ; exhibition chaired by Menucha.
ContributionsHammond, Harmony., Washington Women"s Arts Center.
LC ClassificationsN72.F45 F448
The Physical Object
Pagination[35] p. :
Number of Pages35
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4117260M
LC Control Number80050340

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