Lawrence Alma-Tadema

by R. J. Barrow

Publisher: Phaidon Press in London, New York, NY

Written in English
Cover of: Lawrence Alma-Tadema | R. J. Barrow
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  • England

Subjects:

  • Alma-Tadema, Lawrence, Sir, 1836-1912,
  • Painters -- England -- Biography

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 199-203) and indexes.

StatementR.J. Barrow.
GenreBiography.
ContributionsAlma-Tadema, Lawrence, Sir, 1836-1912.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsND497.A4 B377 2001
The Physical Object
Pagination208 p. :
Number of Pages208
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3971681M
ISBN 100714839183
LC Control Number2001279336
OCLC/WorldCa47637083

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