Greek and Roman portraits in English country houses
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Published by L"Erma di Bretschneider in Roma .
Written in English


  • Sculpture, Greek,
  • Sculpture, Roman

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Edition Notes

Statementby Frederik Poulsen ; translated by G. C. Richards
SeriesEdizione anastatica
The Physical Object
Pagination112 p., [56] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages112
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14516645M

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