Tower of the Lviv City Hall



ID number:
08762
Title:
Tower of the Lviv City Hall
City:
Subject:
Building, tower, city hall
Creator:
Jaroslav Yanchak
Publisher:
Unpublished resources
Date:
1963
Format:
9х6 сm
Copyright:
Jaroslav Janchak
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Category:
Technique:

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