Auction: Folk Art International Resources for Education Auction
Date: 7th February 2011, 10 am
Preview: February 4-7
Place: Main Gallery,
2751 Todd Street, Alameda, CA ( ) USA
Contact: Gregory Ghent, tel: 5107400220123, Gregory@michaans.com
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Ethnographic, Asian, and Modern art sold to benefit the programs of Folk Art International Resources for Education, a charitable organization.
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