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|Archive reference number||NG38/24|
Letter concerning a painting by William Hogarth: Offered for sale
|Date||30 Dec 1896|
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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