English drawings, Stuart and Georgian periods
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English drawings, Stuart and Georgian periods in the collection of His Majesty the King at Windsor Castle by Adolf Paul OppГ©

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Published by Phaidon in London .
Written in English


  • Windsor Castle,
  • Drawing, English

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Statementby A.P. Oppe.
The Physical Object
Pagination215p. :
Number of Pages215
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16490975M
LC Control Number52004379

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