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Letter from Charles Gerald Agnew to Colin Agnew

15 Jan 1925


Letter from Charles Gerald Agnew to Colin Agnew


15 Jan 1925

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Copy record of a letter (typed with handwritten additions) from Charles Gerald Agnew to Colin Agnew. Agnew encloses a letter (not included) from [Alfred] Yockney regarding an exhibition of English pictures in New York, at which a work by Thomas Lawrence owned by Charles Morland Agnew is to be shown. Agnew also details his dealings with [Arthur] Ruck, art dealer, regarding a viewing of the "Kilmorey Gainsboroughs" for [ ] Beevor and enquiries after a work owned by the Marquess of Cholmondeley [possibly 'Lady With a Squirrel and a Starling' by Holbein the Younger] and with [Arthur Joseph] Sulley and his potential purchase of the "Bardini Bellini."

Named persons featured:

Agnew, Charles Gerald 1882-1954

Agnew, Colin George 1882-1975

Agnew, Charles Morland 1855-1931

Lawrence,Thomas 1769-1830

Yockney, Alfred 1878-1963

Ruck, Arthur

Holbein the Younger, Hans c 1497–1543

Sulley, Arthur Joseph 1853-1930

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