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Thomas Butler Gunn Diaries: Volume 4, page 21, January 26-31, 1852

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Identifier: DX01085533

Title: Thomas Butler Gunn Diaries: Volume 4, page 21, January 26-31, 1852

Description: Mentions a meeting with Joseph Woodward regarding Gunn's work.

Transcription:

by the way, who [Richard B. Hutchings] told me [Joseph] Woodward wanted to see me. Found him above, and was affectionately received [received]. For putting one arm on my furthermost shoulder (as do friendly boys,) he perpended. “When could I let them have another outline.” The Columbus one was “magnificent!” &c. Spake as to the [Frank] Bellew transaction, intimating that the drawing must suffer as to haste and price naming [naming] the sum, whereon Woodward and [John] Brougham opened their eyes. [words crossed out] Woodward proposed going to Swinton and Fays with me, at once; — adding — “I’ll pay you now for those two, if you like.” Of course I did like, and so, for but lines and initials got $19. Then to the corner of Reade

Rights: NoC-US

Place:

Dates: 1852-01-26

Type(s): Diary
Page

Maker/Creator: Gunn, Thomas Butler, 1826-1903

Subjects: Artists
Diaries
Payment
Business
Publishers and publishing

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