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Charcoal drawing by Ken Goldman

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Published by Walter Foster Pub. in Laguna Hills, CA .
Written in English


  • Charcoal drawing -- Technique.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Ken Goldman.
SeriesArtist"s library series ;, AL25, Artist"s library series ;, v. 25.
LC ClassificationsNC850 .G65 1996
The Physical Object
Pagination64 p. :
Number of Pages64
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3701902M
ISBN 101560101490
LC Control Number2003268378

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