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Royall Tyler to Mildred Barnes Bliss and Robert Woods Bliss, June 4, 1937 [1]

1937 Jun 4

London

Milrob WashingtonDC

Sale SothebysEgyptian, Greek, Roman, Indian and South American Antiquities, Native Art, Sotheby & Co., London, June 9, 1937. June ninth magnificent Mexican gold silver obsidian jadite crystal etc. Perhaps great opportunities. Shall I buy for you to total say two thousand pounds. Tyler 64 Portland PlaceThis is the address of the apartment of John Hugh Smith in London. Smith (1873–1953) was an American expatriate banker, art collector, Francophile, and literary devotee. He was a close friend of Henry James and Edith Wharton.