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Letter from George Reid to Sir William Agnew

24 Nov 1895

Title

Letter from George Reid to Sir William Agnew

Date

24 Nov 1895

Archive reference number

NGA27/32/2/94

Description

Letter (24 Nov 1895) from George Reid to Sir William Agnew regarding an upcoming meeting of the Board of the Scottish National Gallery regarding the purchase of " 'Squire Hunter's portrait.' ". Reid expresses the hope that the painting will not go to America before the Board has "had a chance to say 'yea' or 'nay' to it."

Named persons featured:

Reid, Sir George 1841–1913

Agnew, Sir William, 1st Baronet 1825-1910

Record type

Item

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