Lola Alvarex Bravo The Frida Kahlo Photographs by Frida Kahlo

Cover of: Lola Alvarex Bravo | Frida Kahlo

Published by Society of Friends of Mexican Culture .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • History Of Art / Art & Design Styles,
  • Photography,
  • General,
  • Art,
  • Photography, Artistic,
  • History - General,
  • Exhibitions,
  • Kahlo, Frida

Book details

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages117
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8521826M
ISBN 100963100904
ISBN 109780963100900

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