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Record NGA27/32/2/116

Archive reference number NGA27/32/2/116
Title

Letter from Henry James to [ ] Agnew

Date [c1880-1890]
Description

Letter (undated, [c1880-1890]) from Henry James to [ ] Agnew thanking him for "your kind offer as to 'The Mermaid." James expresses surprise that Agnew should recall a conversation they have had (possibly regarding the painting) a long time previously. He has reaquainted himself with the picture "and it seems to me now a little too suggestive for my solemn years."

Named persons featured:

James, Henry 1843-1916

Record type Item

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