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... The National gallery of art

Department of fine arts of the National museum

by Richard Rathbun

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Published by Govt. print. off. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • National Gallery of Art (U.S.)

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Richard Rathbun ... (Reprint, 1916, with additions)
    SeriesUnited States National museum -- Bulletin 70, Bulletin (United States National Museum) -- Bulletin 70.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsN857 .R3 1916
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 p. l., 3-189 p.
    Number of Pages189
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26003589M
    LC Control Number16026101
    OCLC/WorldCa424013270

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