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Published by Barbican Art Gallery in [London] .
Written in English


  • Adams, Ansel, -- 1902- -- Exhibitions,
  • Photographers -- United States -- Exhibitions

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Edition Notes

ContributionsTurner, Peter, 1947-, Barbican Art Gallery., Museum of Modern Art (New York, N.Y.), Weston Gallery.
The Physical Object
Pagination1 folded sheet ([4] p.) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19162648M

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