The Treasure Houses of Britain: Five Hundred Years of Private Patronage and Art Collecting

November 1985
Ornament;Winter85, Vol. 9 Issue 2, p52
Entertainment Review
This article reviews the exhibition "The Treasure Houses of Britain: Five Hundred Years of Private Patronage and Art Collecting" at the National Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C. through March 16, 1986.


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