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British paintings To be sold by auction Tuesday 11 December 1984. (Sale catalogue.). by Phillips Son & Neale.

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Published in London .
Written in English


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Includes family portraits from the collection of the 7th Earl of Craven.

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Pagination1 v ;
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Open LibraryOL19713874M

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