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July 7, 1955 Dear Sir: This is to acknowledge receipt of the check we just received from The Chase Manhattan Bank, New York, by order of the Banque Industrielle et Commerciale, Zurich, in the sum of $ 55,000.-- (Fifty-five Thousand 0/100 Dollars) in full payment of your purchase of the "Portrait of Dr. de France" by J. A. D. INGRES, as per our Invoice dated May 26, 1955. Thanking you for your esteemed patronage, Yours very sincerely, JACQUES SELIGMANN & CO., INC. (O.Porjes) Mr. Emil Bührle 178 Zollikerstrasse Zurich Switzerland ^[[GS]]
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