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Three Scottish colourists F. C. B. Cadell 1883-1937, Leslie Hunter 1879-1931, S. J. Peploe 1871-1935 : a Scottish Arts Council exhibition. by

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Published by Scottish Arts Council in Edinburgh .
Written in English


  • Cadell, Francis Campbell Boileau, -- 1883-1937 -- Exhibitions.,
  • Hunter, George Leslie, -- 1877-1931 -- Exhibitions.,
  • Peploe, Samuel John, -- 1871-1935 -- Exhibitions.

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Edition Notes

ContributionsCadell, Francis Campbell Boileau, 1883-1937., Hunter, George Leslie, 1877-1931., Peploe, Samuel John, 1871-1935., Scottish Arts Council., Scottish Arts Council Gallery.
The Physical Object
Pagination62 p. :
Number of Pages62
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18645963M

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