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The art of James McNeill Whistler

an appreciation

by Thomas R. Way

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Published by G. Bell in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Whistler, James McNeill, 1834-1903

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementby T.R. Way and G.R. Dennis.
    ContributionsDennis, G. R.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsND237.W6 W3 1904 Rosenwald Coll
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 127 p., [53] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages127
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3881310M
    LC Control Number81208594

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