TITLE

The Decorated Staircase

PUB. DATE
October 2013
SOURCE
Old House Journal;Oct2013, Vol. 41 Issue 5, p86
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Art Reproduction
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the architectural design of a decorated staircase of an 1887 Romanesque Revival mansion in Detroit.
ACCESSION #
89762839

 

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