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Letter from Charles Eastlake to R.N. Wornum

19 Feb 1864


Letter from Charles Eastlake to R.N. Wornum


19 Feb 1864

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From 7 Fitzroy Square: A letter from the Office of Works states that the drawings for the new National Gallery are not yet ready. Eastlake has sent Mr Hamilton an account of what was done in 1855 for the safety of the building, and gives dates of correspondence on the subject. Insurance companies consider it a diminished risk if someone resides on the premises

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