Letters received, 1877-1912.


Browne, J. H. Balfour (John Hutton Balfour), 1845-1921. Letters received, 1877-1912.

Letters received, 1877-1912.

Letters from British painters negotiating the sale of pictures to Balfour-Browne, or arranging appointments for him to visit their studios. Correspondents include Gerald Ackermann, Frank Dicksee, Alfred East, Joseph Farquharson, Blandford Fletcher, Stanhope A. Forbes, Arthur A. Friedenson, Peter Graham, Richard Jack, Hubert von Herkomer, John Seymour Lucas, Ernest Parton, James Paterson, Edward John Poynter, Adam E. Proctor, George Reid, John Robertson Reid, William Christian Symons, Leslie Ward and Alfred Withers. With a letter, 1912 Jan. 8, from the Royal Commission for the International Fine-Arts Exhibition (Rome, 1911) thanking Balfour-Browne for his work in promoting the British section of the exhibition.

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International Fine Arts Exhibition (1911 : Rome, Italy)

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