Burra in Rye
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Published by Rye Art Gallery in Rye, East Sussex .
Written in English


  • Burra, Edward John, -- 1905-1976 -- Exhibitions

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At head of title: this exhibition was initiated by Rye Art Gallery to celebrate the life and work of Edward Burra, 1905-1976 who lived in Rye.

Statementorganized by Miranda Leonard and Eric Money.
ContributionsLeonard, Miranda., Money, Eric., Burra, Edward John, 1905-1976., Rye Art Gallery.
The Physical Object
Pagination14, [1] p. :
Number of Pages14
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15263203M

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