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Mahjong

Mahjong

art, film, and change in China

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Published by University of California, Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive in Berkeley, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sigg, Uli -- Art collections -- Exhibitions,
  • Arts, Chinese -- 20th century -- Exhibitions,
  • Arts, Chinese -- 21st century -- Exhibitions,
  • Arts and society -- China -- History -- 20th century -- Exhibitions,
  • Arts and society -- China -- History -- 21st century -- Exhibitions

  • Edition Notes

    Catalog of an exhibition at the Berkeley Art Museum, Sept. 10, 2008-Jan. 4, 2009.

    Statementessays by Julia M. White ... [et al.] ; with comments by Uli Sigg.
    GenreExhibitions.
    ContributionsWhite, Julia M., Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNX583.A1 M3412 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16865006M
    ISBN 109780971939776
    LC Control Number2008019499

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