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[[preprinted]] Coudert Brothers, Counsellors at Law 2 Rector Street Paris 39 Boulevard Haussmann. FREDERIC R. COUDERT, LORENZO SEMPLE. JOHN P. MURRAY. PAUL FULLER, JR. CHARLES B. SAMUELS. HOWARD THAYER KINGSBURY. JAMES BARCLAY. JAMES E. HOPKINS. CHARLES A. CONLON. New York [[/preprinted]] ^[[checkmark]] E.Hannon, French Counsel 15th of March 1921. Mr. Jacques SELIGMANN. 705. 5th Avenue. -NEW YORK CITY .- Dear Sir, As French Attorney of the Coudert Brothers' Office ,I am ,for a long time,acquainted with your firm in New York,as well as in Paris. I therefore apply to you to obtain some information. I should like to know the real value of a Clock of the XVIIIth Cebtury (Louis XVI period) of which the works are made by the famous clockmaker : Lepine ,whose the handwritten signature is engraved in the brass part of the Works. The Clock is of white marble with golden bronze figures, attributed to "Eissen" . Could you make an appraisal of this Clock for the purpose of selling it , and with what proviso . Do you consider as possible to sell it in New York at the present time ? - Awaiting your reply, I am , Very truly yours. [[signed]] E Hannon [[signed]]
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