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Record NG38/24

Archive reference number NG38/24
Title

Letter concerning a painting by William Hogarth: Offered for sale

Date 30 Dec 1896
Description

Letter from Laura East to Edward Poynter, protesting that it appeared the Gallery had accepted the portrait, and then refused it. An offer being made by an American, the portrait is again offered to the Gallery for half the price. (See NG32/23 for additional correspondence concerning the offer)

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