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|Archive reference number||NGA27/11/1/297|
Letter from J.G. Greenfield to Colin Agnew
|Date||16 Dec 1927|
Copy record of a letter from J.G. Greenfield to Colin Agnew informing him that Charles Gerald Agnew has confirmed the purchase of works by Sir Joshua Reynolds and Van Dyck from Lord Normanton. Greenfield informs Agnew that the purchase will require a temporary extension on the firm's overdraft and "therefore anything you can spare from New York will be a great help."
See also NGA27/11/1/295, NGA27/11/1/296, NGA27/11/1/302, NGA27/11/1/304, NGA27/11/1/305
Named persons featured:
Agnew, Colin George 1882-1975
Agnew, Charles Gerald 1882-1954
Fuller, Alvan Tufts 1878–1958
Agar, Sidney James, 4th Earl of Normanton 1865–1933
Van Dyck, Anthony, 1599-1641
Reynolds, Joshua 1723-1792
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