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When tapestries were in flower

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. Department of Textiles.

When tapestries were in flower

[catalogue of an exhibitionheld] December 19, 1972-March 4 1973.

by Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. Department of Textiles.

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Published by Museum of Fine Arts in Boston .
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