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Visions of a republic the work of Lucien Henry, Paris-Noumea-Sydney

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Published by Powerhouse Pub. in Sydney, Australia .
Written in English



  • Australia,
  • France


  • Henry, Lucien, 1850-1896.,
  • Henry, Lucien, 1850-1896 -- Influence.,
  • Artists -- Australia -- Biography.,
  • Artists -- France -- Biography.,
  • Decoration and ornament -- Plant forms -- Australia -- History -- 19th century.,
  • Decoration and ornament, Architectural -- Australia -- History -- 19th century.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 229-230) and index.

Statementedited by Ann Stephen.
ContributionsStephen, Ann., Powerhouse Museum.
LC ClassificationsN7405.H365 V58 2001
The Physical Object
Pagination240 p. :
Number of Pages240
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3532637M
ISBN 101863170847, 1863170782
LC Control Number2001431053

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