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Record NG68/1/15

Archive reference number NG68/1/15
Title

Letter from George Scharf to Burton

Date 22 Aug 1878
Description

Tells Burton he will be welcome at Lord and Lady Sackville's residence, where Scharf has produced exhibition labels for the paintings in the Sackville's collection. Urges Burton not to 'lose sight or thought' of the Ansidei Raphael, which he has recently valued at £20,000 and thinks may become available for purchase.

Record type Item
Paintings referenced in this record NG1171

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