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|Archive reference number||NGA27/11/1/11|
Letter from D. Herbert Ogden to Reginald Vaile
|Date||17 Jul 1902|
Copy record of letter from D. Herbert Ogden of Thomas Agnew & Sons to Reginald Vaile confirming his purchase from the firm of Agnew’s of four paintings:
Two portraits by Nicolas de Largillière on exhibit at the time of writing at the Guildhall, London
A portrait of Madame du Barry by Francois-Hubert Drouais
An unnamed work by Nicolas Lancret
The letter includes the price of the paintings and terms of a loan by the firm of Agnew’s of £20,000 with interest for their purchase.
Named persons featured:
Ogden, D. Herbert
Largillière, Nicolas de 1656-1746
Drouais, Francois-Hubert 1727-1775
Lancret, Nicolas, 1690-1743
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