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Record NGA2/3/3/34

Archive reference number NGA2/3/3/34

Letter from Sir Charles Eastlake to Ralph N Wornum

Date 16 Dec 1857

Relating to attributions for the catalogue. Also reports that he has secured the purchase of the Fra Filippo Lippi [The Annunciation, NG666] but as there are no funds he states he will pay for it himself. "My only object is to secure the picture for the country."

Record type Item
Alternative reference numbers NG32/71.34
Paintings referenced in this record NG666

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