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America"s old masters

James Thomas Flexner

America"s old masters

BenjaminWest, John Singleton Copley, Charles Willson Peale and Gilbert Stuart

by James Thomas Flexner

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Published by Dover, Constable in New York, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • West, Benjamin, -- 1738-1820.,
  • Copley, John Singleton, -- 1738-1815.,
  • Peale, Charles Willson, -- 1741-1827.,
  • Stuart, Gilbert, -- 1755-1828.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJames Thomas Flexner.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination365p. :
    Number of Pages365
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22223441M
    ISBN 10048627957X

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