European masters of the eighteenth century.

  • 188 Pages
  • 2.50 MB
  • English
Royal Academy of Arts , London
Painting, European -- Exhibi
LC ClassificationsND450 R69 1954
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 188 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14746817M

Book: All Authors / Contributors: Royal Academy of Arts (Great Britain) OCLC Number: Notes: "This souvenir contains 61 reproductions from the works which go to make up the Winter Exhibition of European Masters of the Eighteenth Century." Includes index. Description: 61 pages: chiefly illustrations ; 23 cm: Contents.

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