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High Victorian art

Leighton House.

High Victorian art

an exhibition in conjunction with the Tate Gallery, the Victoria and Albert Museum and the York Art Gallery.

by Leighton House.

  • 348 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Art -- Exhibitions.

  • Edition Notes

    Nine-page supplementary catalogue as insert.

    ContributionsKensington and Chelsea (England). Libraries Committee.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination41p. :
    Number of Pages41
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21921089M
    ISBN 10095000362X


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