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System Number: 12316
Date: 30 November 1891
Author: Ministère de l'Instruction Publique et des Beaux-Arts[1]
Place: Paris
Recipient: [unknown]
Repository: Archives Nationales, Centre d'accueil et de recherche des Archives, Paris
Call Number: F/21/2153
Document Type: MsL


DIRECTION DES BEAUX-ARTS
NOTE

PARIS,

LE 30 9bre 1891

Voici la correspondance échangée au sujet de cette acquisition[2], au bureau des musées


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1.  Ministère de l'Instruction Publique et des Beaux-Arts
See the letter from Léon Bourgeois (1851-1925), politician, Ministre des Beaux Arts [more], to JW, 30 November 1891, #01497. This is possibly connected with or accompanied the order (#12318) referred to in that letter.

2.  aquisition
The acquisition of Arrangement in Grey and Black: Portrait of the Painter's Mother (YMSM 101), by the French Government (see #01497).