Continental table porcelains of the eighteenth century.
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Continental table porcelains of the eighteenth century. by M.H. De Young Memorial Museum.

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Published by Diablo Press in San Francisco .
Written in English


  • Porcelain -- 18th century -- Exhibitions.

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Catalogue of an exhibition held at M.H. De Young Memorial Museum, 25 October to 6 December 1965.

ContributionsM.H. De Young Memorial Museum.
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 18, 140 p.
Number of Pages140
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14506771M

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