Scholars of nature the collecting of Dutch painting in Britain 1610-1857 : Ferens Art Gallery, Hull, 14 February-15 March 1981 : an exhibition organized in conjunction with the 1981 Ferens Lectures in the Fine Arts, University of Hull by Brown, Christopher

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  • Painting, Dutch -- Collectors and collecting -- Great Britain.,
  • Painting, Modern -- 17th-18th centuries -- Netherlands -- Exhibitions.

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Bibliography: p. 24.

Book details

Statementcatalogue by the Ferens Lecturer, Christopher Brown.
ContributionsFerens Art Gallery.
The Physical Object
Pagination24 p. :
Number of Pages24
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22101960M

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