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Eighteenth Century Pastel Portraits

by Adair, Virginia & Lee:

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London. John Gifford.1971 First edition.Illustrated throughout with many colour & b&w illustrations & plates.pp 203.Hard cover,blue cloth gilt.A very good clean copy in a very good dust jacket.In a removeable protective sleeve.Size is quarto,30.5 x 21.5 cm. Heavy,1208 grams unpacked !
  • Bookseller: Peter M Daly GB (GB)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 5546
  • Title: Eighteenth Century Pastel Portraits
  • Author: Adair, Virginia & Lee:
  • Book condition: Used
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Keywords: Pastels.Portraiture.Painting.Francois Boucher.De La Tour.William Hoare.John Russell.
  • Bookseller catalogs: art;
  • Subjects: ART / General;


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