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Record NGA27/32/1/236

Archive reference number NGA27/32/1/236

Letter from George Darlington Simpson to Mr Agnew

Date 23 Feb 1909

Letter (3 Feb 1909) from George Darlington Simpson to Mr Agnew stating that he will be unable to "get to you before Sir Charles Holroyd arrives" and that the National Gallery should buy the Paulus Potter being sold by him and his wife.

Named persons featured:

Simpson, George Darlington 1850-1919

Simpson, Frances Louisa Maria 1859-1932

Potter, Paulus [Paul ] 1625-1654

Holroyd, Sir Charles 1861– 1917

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