X
MOV File
Online Collections

Perpignan


Details
Place Type
political
Description
Ruled by House of Aragon 1172; fortified during & after struggle between France & Spain for Roussillon; united to France 1659; city of refuge for refugees from Spanish Civil War after 1936; trades in wine, fruit & vegetables; has handicraft industries.
Source
Thesaurus of Geographic Names (TGN)
Related Terms
Related Artworks
Media
IMLS logoNEA logoNEH logo

The Portland Art Museum’s Online Collections site is brought to you thanks to support provided by the State of Oregon through its second Culture, History, Arts, Movies, and Preservation funding program and generous awards from the Institute of Museum and Library Services, the National Endowment for the Humanities, and the National Endowment for the Arts.

This Portland Art Museum's Online Collections site is powered by MWeb.