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Record NG6/11/731

Archive reference number NG6/11/731

Letter to B. Bridgman

Date 6 Apr 1886

Informing him that he will do his best to comply with his request concerning Herring’s ‘The Scanty Meal’ [transferred to Tate and now entitled ‘The Frugal Meal’] but noting the problems of wall-space and crowding.

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