Catalog of an exhibition held at the Amon Carter Museum, Sept. 14-Nov. 17, 1985.
|Statement||photographs by Richard Avedon.|
|Contributions||Amon Carter Museum of Western Art.|
|LC Classifications||TR680 .A889 1985b|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination|| p. :|
|Number of Pages||16|
|LC Control Number||86169053|
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