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Record NG5/499/6

Archive reference number NG5/499/6

Letter from [Burton] to Giuseppe Baslini

Date 21 Nov 1877

Thanking Baslini for a photograph of Savoldo's 'Mary Magdalene' and comparing it with another painting by Savoldo in Berlin. Burton thinks that Savoldo's 'Mary Magdalene' is not a replica of the Berlin work because of the differences between them. Burton will not have any news until the 26 Nov, when there will be a meeting of his colleagues and Trustees in the Gallery.

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Paintings referenced in this record NG1031

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