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Acquisition file

6 May-4 Sep 1974


Acquisition file


6 May-4 Sep 1974

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Correspondence between Michael Levy and A.S. Ciechanowiecki of the Heim Gallery, London, discussing the acquisition of the Taillasson for £15,000. Ciechanowiecki initially offers to sell a work by Vouet for £37,500 as well as the Taillasson, but the Gallery is only interested in acquiring the Taillasson. Provenance details on the picture including some its previous sale in Denmark. Signed invoice for the picture is returned to Ciechanowiecki on 19 June 1974. Press releases announcing the acquisition and press cutting from 'Art and Artists', December 1974.

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