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Colonial Biedermeier and German Art in South Australia during the 19th century

Christopher Menz

Colonial Biedermeier and German Art in South Australia during the 19th century

by Christopher Menz

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Published by Art Gallery Board of South Australia in Adelaide .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Published on the occasion of the exhibition at the Art Gallery of South Australia, Sept. 25, 1992-Jan. 25, 1993.

StatementChristopher Menz.
ContributionsArt Gallery of South Australia.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMLCM 96/01691 (N)
The Physical Object
Pagination30 p. :
Number of Pages30
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1237097M
ISBN 100730807835
LC Control Number94240707
OCLC/WorldCa34356013

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and Osterreichisches Museum fur Angewandte Kunst. Vienna in the age of Schubert: the Biedermeier interior / with contributions by Gerhart. The Zilm family furniture collection of four hand-crafted wooden armchairs, a stool and a side table was made and used by a 19th-century immigrant German family in South Australia.

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