Reference numberNLB/1/465
Alternative reference numberNLB/1 p332
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to George C Handford, 24 West End Lane, Kilburn, N.W.
Date20 June 1887
DescriptionIn reply to Handford's letter of 15 June [1887] Rix is directed by the Foreign Secretary, Professor Alexander William Williamson, currently absent from town, to thank Handford for his generous offer of a portrait of John Chardin.
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA3532Chardin; Sir; John (1643 - 1712)1643 - 1712
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