Standing in the northern lights

George Morrison, a retrospective.
  • 94 Pages
  • 4.22 MB
  • English
Minnesota Museum of Art , Saint Paul, Mn
Morrison, George, -- 1919- -- Exhibi
ContributionsMinnesota Museum of Art., Tweed Museum of Art., Plains Art Museum (Moorhead, Minn.)
The Physical Object
Pagination94 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22475717M
ISBN 100934251045

: Standing in the Northern Lights: George Morrison, A Retrospective (Exhibition by Minnesota Museum of Art, Saint Paul, 6 May to 24 June, ).

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