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Letter from D. Herbert Ogden to Reginald Vaile

17 Jul 1902


Letter from D. Herbert Ogden to Reginald Vaile


17 Jul 1902

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Copy record of letter from D. Herbert Ogden of Thomas Agnew & Sons to Reginald Vaile confirming his purchase from the firm of Agnew’s of four paintings:

Two portraits by Nicolas de Largillière on exhibit at the time of writing at the Guildhall, London

A portrait of Madame du Barry by Francois-Hubert Drouais

An unnamed work by Nicolas Lancret

The letter includes the price of the paintings and terms of a loan by the firm of Agnew’s of £20,000 with interest for their purchase.

Named persons featured:

Ogden, D. Herbert

Vaile, Reginald

Largillière, Nicolas de 1656-1746

Drouais, Francois-Hubert 1727-1775

Lancret, Nicolas, 1690-1743

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