Paintings and sculpture of the sixteenth century by Richard Beresford

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StatementRichard Beresford.
SeriesAn Observer"s guide
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Pagination117p. ;
Number of Pages117
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Open LibraryOL21385809M
ISBN 100723228876
OCLC/WorldCa10641361

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