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Record NG6/7/448

Archive reference number NG6/7/448

Letter to Signor Gaetano Savi

Date 18 Aug 1881

Referring to a letter to Lord Granville concerning a picture in the

correspondent’s possession attributed to Correggio together with photographs and

documentation, apologising that he is unable to give a decisive answer to the

correspondent’s offer due to the absence of the Trustees from London. Informing

the correspondent that he may visit Rome and call to inspect the picture, and

forwarding testimonials in case the correspondent enters into negotiations with

others for the sale of the picture. The original signed by Frederick Burton,

Director of the National Gallery.

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