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January 2013

Exhibition note

by Christie Davies

On "Peter Lely: A Lyrical Vision” at The Courtauld Gallery, London.

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Christie Davies's most recent book is Jokes and Targets (Indiana).


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This article originally appeared in The New Criterion, Volume 31 January 2013, on page 58

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