Reference numberNLB/6/82
Alternative reference numberNLB/6 p31
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to D J Williams, Dyreham, Bushey, Herts.
Date26 February 1892
DescriptionIn reply to Williams' note of yesterday, Rix regrets to say Professor Herkomer's letter was lost, but the Treasurer [John Evans] named £15 as the sum which he believed had been charged by [Hubert von] Herkomer for the frame [of the George Gabriel Stokes portrait]. The picture is covered with glass and if Williams will let Rix know the additional cost this involved he will at once drawn a cheque for the whole amount.
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NA1686Evans; Sir; John (1823 - 1908)1823 - 1908
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