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Faberge and the Edwardians

Faberge and the Edwardians

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Published by The Fine Art Society, Aberdeen Art Gallery & Museum in Edinburgh, Aberdeen .
Written in English

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  • Forbes Magazine Collection.

  • Edition Notes

    Catalogue of an exhibition held at the Fine Art Society, Edinburgh, 8th-31st August 1987 and the Aberdeen Art Gallery & Museum, 5th-26th September 1987.

    Statement[text by Christopher Forbes].
    ContributionsForbes, Christopher., Fine Art Society., Aberdeen Art Gallery and Museums.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14309259M

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