Master prints - fifteenth to nineteenth century
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Published by Colnaghi in London .
Written in English

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Catalogue of the exhibition held at P. & D. Colnaghi & Co. Ltd, London, 1st July-19th July 1986 and also at The Royal Academy of Arts, the London Original Print Fair, June 13-15.

Statemententries by Ruth Bromberg.
ContributionsBromberg, Ruth., P. and D. Colnaghi and Co., Royal Academy of Arts., London Original Print Fair.
The Physical Object
Pagination[96]p. :
Number of Pages96
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20979949M

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