Reference numberNLB/4/1143
Alternative reference numberNLB/4 p479
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to Vernon Heath, Brunswick Hotel, Jermyn Street
Date28 January 1891
DescriptionRix will bring Heath's proposal before his chiefs but does not think it worth sending the portrait until he has ascertained whether there is any likelihood of their purchasing any portrait at any price. The Society have never purchased a single portrait during Rix's term of office.
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