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4 edition of Portraits of celebrated painters found in the catalog.

Portraits of celebrated painters

with medallions from their best performances

by Corner, John

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Published by Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, Brown, and Greene in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Painters.,
  • Artists -- Portraits.

  • Edition Notes

    Published also anonymously, under title: Portraits and lives of eminent artists.

    Statementengraved by John Corner, with authentic memoirs from established authorities.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsND35 .C75
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[52] p.
    Number of Pages52
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6909711M
    LC Control Number01025023
    OCLC/WorldCa8378804

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