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Record NG6/5/990

Archive reference number NG6/5/990

Letter to A.L. Begbee

Date 20 Mar 1879

Declining his application to study in the gallery as the watercolour specimen submitted is too slight and hasty in execution to indicate his ability. He is happy to discuss this with him should he wish to apply again in the future

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