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CATALOGUE

PUB. DATE
March 1984
SOURCE
Ornament;Mar84, Vol. 7 Issue 3, p48
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reviews the catalogue “An Elegant Art: Fashion and Fantasy in the 18th Century,” edited by Edward Meader.
ACCESSION #
33232890

 

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