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Record NGA1/1/64/1

Archive reference number NGA1/1/64/1

Letter from A.H. Layard to William Boxall

Date 1 May 1872

Requesting a photograph of 'The adoration of the shepherds' attributed to Velazquez (NG232) for a forthcoming book about Velazquez by Don Pedro Madrazo; also informs Boxall that Morelli has told him that a work by Moretto is currently for sale in Brescia and portraits by Moretto and Moroni from the Fenaroli collection are likely to come on the market soon.

Record type Item
Paintings referenced in this record NG1022, NG1025

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