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The discovery of Spain

Christopher Baker

The discovery of Spain

British artists and collectors : Goya to Picasso

by Christopher Baker

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Published by National Galleries of Scotland in Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Painting, British -- Spanish influences,
  • Painting, British -- 19th century,
  • Painting, British -- 20th century,
  • Painting, Spanish -- 19th century,
  • Painting, Spanish -- 20th century

  • Edition Notes

    StatementChristopher Baker, David Howarth, Paul Stirton ; with Claudia Heide ... [et al.].
    ContributionsHowarth, David, 1950-, Stirton, Paul., Heide, Claudia., National Galleries of Scotland.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsND461 .B35 2009
    The Physical Object
    Pagination160 p. :
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24018744M
    ISBN 10190627018X
    ISBN 109781906270186
    LC Control Number2009529355

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