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Letter from Charles Gerald Agnew to Sir Joseph Duveen

17 Mar 1925

Title

Letter from Charles Gerald Agnew to Sir Joseph Duveen

Date

17 Mar 1925

Archive reference number

NGA27/11/1/184

Description

Copy record of a letter (typed with handwritten additions) from Charles Gerald Agnew to Sir Joseph Duveen detailing his own and his father's opinions of the "Miller pictures" by John Constable and J.M.W Turner, their condition, restoration, biographical details, potential buyers, market value and comparison with works by the same artists from other collections. Agnew requests Duveen's discretion regarding the pictures in order to bring them fresh to market.

Named persons featured:

Agnew, Charles Gerald 1882-1954

Duveen, Joseph 1st Baron Duveen 1869-1939

Turner, Joseph Mallord William 1775-1851

Constable, John 1776–1837

[Montagu, Stuart Albert, 3rd Baron Swaythling 1898–1990]

Record type

Item

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