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The talismanic lens

Leonora Carrington

The talismanic lens

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Published by Frey Norris Gallery Annex in San Francisco, CA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Carrington, Leonora, -- 1917- -- Exhibitions.,
  • Surrealism -- Exhibitions.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementLeonora Carrington ; essays by Ara H. Merjian and Gabriel Weisz Carrington.
    GenreExhibitions.
    ContributionsMerjian, Ara H., Weisz Carrington, Gabriel., Frey Norris Gallery Annex.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsN6537.C3446 A4 2007
    The Physical Object
    Pagination51 p. :
    Number of Pages51
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16865419M
    ISBN 100979514126
    ISBN 109780979514128
    LC Control Number2008273337

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Editorial Reviews. Fine exhibition catalog, The Talismanic Lens of Leonora Carrington. Essays by Ara Merjian and Gabriel Weisz Carrington. Includes an abridged biographical chronology. Lovely surrealistic art. Exhibition at the Frey Norris Gallery, San Francisco, Format: Paperback.

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