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Feb. 18th, 1936

Dear Mrs. Cutting:

Ever since the close of our African Art Exhibition, I have planned to write to you, and thank you for your great kindness and courtesy in loaning us some works from your collection.  The show was quite a success, and I do not doubt that it was due to the cooperation we received from American collectors.

May I take this opportunity to inform you that we have just acquired in the last few days, a perfectly delightful still life painting by Cézanne.  The picture is of a very nice quality, and as we have purchased it very favorably, we can sell it at a very low figure.

I feel convinced that you will be very much interested in it; and as I know that you are very busy, and that you may not have time to stop in at our Galleries, I would be delighted, if such were your desire, to take the picture to your house.  I am sure you will find it worthwhile to see.


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