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Record NGA27/32/1/15

Archive reference number NGA27/32/1/15
Title

Copy of a letter from W. Roberts to Thos. Agnew & Sons

Date 25 Nov 1911
Description

Typed copy of a letter from William Roberts, art critic and art sales correspondent of the Times, to Thos. Agnew & Sons regarding the portrait of Lady Dashwood-King, which he has seen at the Agnew's Galleries. He writes in light of having seen the picture to rectify a misconception in in the book 'John Hoppner, R.A'. by William McKay and W. Roberts regarding the work.

Also included are biographical details for the subject of the portrait.

The pages are heavily creased along the top edges.

Named persons featured:

Roberts, William 1862-1940

McKay,William 1851-1919

Hoppner, John 1758-1810

Dashwood-King, Mary Anne -1844

Record type Item

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