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Letter from Charles Gerald Agnew to Colin George Agnew

5 Dec 1924


Letter from Charles Gerald Agnew to Colin George Agnew


5 Dec 1924

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Copy record of a letter from Charles Gerald Agnew to Colin George Agnew regarding dealings with an insurance company on damage to a painting by Veronese in conjunction with Ernest Duveen, art dealer. The letter also details a the potential sale of works by Adriaen Isenbrandt, Luca Signorelli and Lucas van Leyden held in Edinburgh, a work by Tintoretto (given with stock number) at the firm of Agnew's and works by Veronese and [ ] Longhi.

A handwritten postscript has been added detailing further works by Veronese and Tintoretto held in Edinburgh and works restored.

See also NGA27/11/1/153, NGA27/11/1/160, NGA27/11/1/164, NGA27/11/1/166 and NGA27/11/1/168

for further correspondence regarding the damaged Veronese.

Named persons featured:

Agnew, Charles Gerald 1882-1954

Agnew, Colin George 1882-1975

Veronese, Paolo 1528–1588

Isenbrandt, Adriaen 1490-1551

Signorelli, Luca 1445-1523

Tintoretto 1518-1594

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