The Faces of the city Albany portraits from three centuries : an exhibition commemorating the tricentennial celebration of the charter of the city of Albany, New York, September 2-October 19, 1986

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Published by University Art Gallery of the University at Albany, State University of New York in [Albany] .

Written in English

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Places:

  • Albany (New York),
  • New York (State),
  • Albany

Subjects:

  • Portrait painting, American -- New York (State) -- Albany -- Exhibitions,
  • Albany (New York) -- Biography -- Portraits -- Exhibitions

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies.

Book details

Other titlesAlbany portraits from three centuries.
StatementNancy Liddle, exhibition director.
ContributionsLiddle, Nancy H., State University of New York at Albany. Art Gallery.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsND1311.9.A4 F3 1986
The Physical Object
Pagination63 p. :
Number of Pages63
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2742324M
ISBN 10091076302X
LC Control Number86050863
OCLC/WorldCa14702133

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