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Record NGA27/11/1/17

Archive reference number NGA27/11/1/17

Letter from Charles Morland Agnew to Lady Raglan

Date 20 Oct 1902

Copy record of letter, inserted into letterbook, from Charles Morland Agnew to Lady Raglan, providing a report on the authenticity of two paintings purportedly by George Romney:

A portrait of a lady, identified as a copy of a work by Al[l]an Ramsay or an unknown artist

A portrait of Admiral Forbes, identified as painted by Nicholas Farrer

A third painting is confirmed as a genuine work by Thomas Lawrence and a valuation given.

Named persons featured:

Charles Morland Agnew 1855-1931

Ethel Jemima Somerset, Baroness Raglan 1857-1940

Romney, George 1734-1802

Ramsay, Allan, of Kinkell 1713–1784

Lawrence, Sir Thomas 1769-1830

Farrer, Nicholas 1750-1805

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