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Victorian sentiment and American history painting Henry Bacon"s The Boston Boys and General Gage, 1775 : the George Washington University, Dimock Gallery, December 14, 1995-February 22, 1996. by

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Published by The Gallery in Washington, D.C. (21st & H Sts., N.W.) .
Written in English



  • United States


  • Bacon, Henry, 1839-1912. -- Exhibitions.,
  • Bacon, Henry, 1839-1912 -- Criticism and interpretation.,
  • History in art -- Exhibitions.,
  • Narrative painting, Victorian -- United States -- Exhibitions.

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Edition Notes

ContributionsDimock Gallery.
LC ClassificationsND237.B148 A64 1995
The Physical Object
Pagination32 p. :
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL825064M
LC Control Number95081758

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