7 October 2010
JOSEPH-PHILIBERT GIRAULT DE PRANGEY (1804-1892)
164. Louksor. Bas rel[ief] (Palais de ...), [1843-1844]
titled and numbered in ink on a label (affixed to verso)
7½ x 4¾in. (19 x 12cm.)
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