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|Archive reference number||NGA27/11/1/156|
Letter from Charles Gerald Agnew to the Right Honourable Lord Ashton of Hyde
|Date||28 Nov 1924|
Copy record of a letter from Charles Gerald Agnew to Thomas Gair Ashton, 1st Baron Ashton of Hyde regarding the potential sale of Lord Ashton's copy of Salisbury Cathedral by John Constable. Lord Ashton has stated a desired price for the work that Agnew feels cannot be achieved. Agnew states that the work is Constable's most important work and should be in the National Gallery.
The letter has been crossed through in pencil.
A duplicate of NGA27/11/1/157
Named persons featured:
Agnew, Charles Gerald 1882-1954
Ashton, Thomas Gair, 1st Baron Ashton of Hyde 1855– 1933
Constable, John 1776–1837
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