20 January 2001
AMMI PHILLIPS (1788-1865)*
Portrait of a Man with Red Beard Holding a Book, "Josephus"
oil on canvas
together with an edition of Josephus
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Josephus was a 4th century Jewish historian.
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Specialist Joy McCall answers key questions for collectors of the glassmaker’s exquisite pieces. Illustrated with lots offered in the Lalique sale on 15 May
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