Exhibition of 17th and 18th century old masters.

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Catalogue of an exhibition held at Gallery Lasson, London, March 30 - April 30, 1967.

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Other titlesExhibition of seventeenth and eighteenth century old masters.
ContributionsGallery Lasson.
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