2 edition of Collectors Collect Contemporary found in the catalog.
Collectors Collect Contemporary
Published to accompany the exhibition at the Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston, 31 March - 28 May 1999.
|Statement||curated by Jessica Morgan.|
|Contributions||Morgan, Jessica., Institute of Contemporary Art (Boston, Mass.)|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||50|
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