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Eighteenth-century France and the East

Hughes, Peter

Eighteenth-century France and the East

by Hughes, Peter

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Published by Trustees of the Wallace Collection in London (Manchester Sq, W1M 6BN) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wallace Collection.,
  • Art, French 650/1 Art, Modern -- 17th-18th centuries -- France.,
  • Exoticism in art -- France.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Peter Hughes.
    SeriesWallace Collection monographs -- 4
    ContributionsWallace Collection.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsN6846.5.E9
    The Physical Object
    Pagination32p.,xip. of plates :
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18951612M

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