Reference numberNLB/32/786
Alternative reference numberNLB/32 p456
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Messrs W Dyer & Sons, 7 Mount Street, Grosvenor Square, W.
Date25 May 1906
DescriptionHarrison asks that they take away the Bacon portrait as suggested, and put their best efforts into repairing the cracks in the panel. It may be removed between 10am and 6pm anyday except Saturday, when they close at 1pm. He asks that they send notification of the day they intend to collect the portrait.
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