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Hourticq"s encyclopedia of art

Louis Hourticq

Hourticq"s encyclopedia of art

architecture, sculpture, painting, decorative arts.

by Louis Hourticq

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Published by Harrap in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementtranslated under the supervisionof Tancred Borenius and further revised by J. Leroy Davidson and Philippa Gerry. Vol.1, A-K.
ContributionsBorenius, Tancred., Davidson, J. Leroy., Gerry, Philippa.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13771754M

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