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Record NG39/11

Archive reference number NG39/11
Title

Letter concerning painting belonging to Sir W Boothby: Offered for sale

Date 29 Jan-6 Mar 1846
Description

Letter from Brooke Boothby on behalf of his father, Sir William Boothby, offering two pictures for sale: the first Fuseli's Nightmare, the second a self-portrait by Sir Joshua Reynolds. The letter was read at a board meeting, but the offer was declined

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