Inside the Renaissance house

by Elizabeth Currie

Publisher: V&A in London

Written in English
Published: Pages: 96 Downloads: 638
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Subjects:

  • Interior decoration -- Italy -- History -- To 1500,
  • Decoration and ornament, Renaissance -- Italy,
  • House furnishings -- Italy -- History -- To 1500

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 94) and index.

StatementElizabeth Currie.
ContributionsVictoria and Albert Museum.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsNK2052.A1 C87 2006
The Physical Object
Pagination96 p. :
Number of Pages96
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19567015M
ISBN 101851774904
ISBN 109781851774906
LC Control Number2006928679
OCLC/WorldCa70128566

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