Modern Witchcraft

Notes

Exhibition of selected objects from the Cuming Museum collection, including the Lovett Collection of Superstitions. Modern Witchcraft is an exhibition, curated by Juan Bolivar, at the ASC gallery (London) that could also be called ancient and modern.

Editor Juan Bolivar
Publisher ASC Studios
Reference P2156
Date 2013
Type Publication

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