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Josef Sudek by Zdenek Kirschner

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Published by Takarajima Books in association with the Museum of Decorative Arts, Prague in New York .
Written in English


  • Sudek, Josef, -- 1896-

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Edition Notes

StatementZdenĕk Kirschner.
ContributionsSudek, Josef, 1896-, Uměleckoprumyslové muzeum v Praze.
The Physical Object
Pagination240p. :
Number of Pages240
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21753850M
ISBN 101881616096

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