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Masterpieces of British painting.

Irene Gordon

Masterpieces of British painting.

by Irene Gordon

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Published by H. N. Abrams in [New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Painting, British.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesAn Abrams art book
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsND464 .G64
    The Physical Object
    Pagination4 p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6215447M
    LC Control Number56058721
    OCLC/WorldCa1955219

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The Director of the British Museum in his illuminating introduction acknowledges this fact and provides a clear explanation related to the Museum /5(14).Masterpieces of Painting in The Metropolitan Museum of Art Standen, Edith A., and Thomas M. Folds, with an introduction by Claus Virch () This title is out of print.