Francis Fowke (1823-1865), 'Full size detail of the National Gallery tile paving', 1861. © National Gallery of Ireland
Francis Fowke (1823-1865), 'Full size detail of the National Gallery tile paving', 1861. © National Gallery of IrelandCredit

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