Art in Wales
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Art in Wales a survey of four thousand years to AD 1850 : an exhibition arranged by the Welsh Committee of the Arts Council in co-operation with the Swansea Borough Council. by

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Published by Printed by Tillotson Bolton in England .
Written in English


  • Art, Welsh -- Exhibitions,
  • Art -- Wales -- History

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Edition Notes

ContributionsArts Council of Great Britain. Welsh Committee., Swansea (Wales). Borough Council., Glynn Vivian Art Gallery.
The Physical Object
Pagination100 p. :
Number of Pages100
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16525893M

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