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Northern Baroque paintings and drawings from the collection of Mr. and Mrs. Henry H. Weldon, April 15- June 7, 1964 by Rhode Island School of Design. Museum of Art.

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Published by The School in Providence .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Weldon, Henry H. -- Art collections.,
  • Painting, Baroque -- Exhibitions.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statement[introduction by David Giles Carter].
GenreExhibitions.
The Physical Object
Pagination[50] p. :
Number of Pages50
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22305120M

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