A Pocket Guide to the Public and Private Galleries of Holland and Belgium

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S. Low, Marston, and Searle, 1875 - Art museums - 276 pages

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Page 202 - Rubens left it, it must have appeared very different : but it is mortifying to see to what degree it has suffered by cleaning and mending: that brilliant effect, which it undoubtedly once had, is lost in a mist of varnish, which appears to be chilled or mildewed.

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