A general dictionary of painters: containing memoirs of the lives and works of the most eminent professors of the art of painting, from its revival, by Cimabue, in the year 1250, to the present time. A new edition, revised and corrected throughout, with numerous additions, particularly of the most distinguished artists of the British school, Volume 2
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