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art collector"s treasures

James Ward Usher

art collector"s treasures

illustrated and described by himself; being a record, historical and descriptive, of the art collection formed by James Ward Usher (of Lincoln) 1886-1914 ; containing eighty illustrations in colour, reproduced from the author"s own water-colour drawings.

by James Ward Usher

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Published by Priv. print. at the Chiswick Press in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Art objects -- Private collections.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNK550
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv,224p. :
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19009298M
    LC Control Number19015093

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