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The art treasures of Washington

an account of the Corcoran Gallery of Art and of the National Gallery and Museum, with descriptions and criticisms of their contents; including, also, an account of the works of art in the Capitol, and in the Library of Congress, and of the most important statuary in the city

by Helen W. Henderson

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Published by L.C. Page & Company in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Art -- Washington (D.C.),
  • Art, Municipal -- Washington (D.C.)

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 385-388.

    Statementby Helen W. Henderson ...
    Series[The art galleries of America series], Art galleries of America series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsN6535.W3 H4
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 398 p.
    Number of Pages398
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13531454M
    LC Control Number12025087
    OCLC/WorldCa478591

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