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Faberge Flowers

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Published by Harry N. Abrams .
Written in English


  • Antiques & collectables: jewellery,
  • Jewellery & jewellery-making,
  • Flowers in art,
  • Criticism and interpretation,
  • Art & Art Instruction,
  • Jewelry,
  • Antiques & Collectibles,
  • Fashion,
  • Antiques/Collectibles,
  • Russia,
  • Decoration and ornament,
  • Design - Textile & Costume,
  • Art / Fashion,
  • Russia (Federation),
  • General,
  • 1846-1920,
  • Art nouveau,
  • Art objects,
  • Faberge, Peter Carl,

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages128
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7998656M
ISBN 100810949539
ISBN 109780810949539

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