Robert Woods Bliss to Royall Tyler, June 5, 1937

New York, June 5, 1937.

Tyler, 64, Portland Place, LondonThis 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.

Should appreciate your buying our account Kaleb cameoBZ.1937.20. securing assurance authenticity. Kindly cable what hour Washington time Tuesday morning you can telephone me number West 3155 to answer questions regarding quality various categories especially crystal Mexican sale.Egyptian, Greek, Roman, Indian and South American Antiquities, Native Art, Sotheby & Co., London, June 9, 1937.

 
Associated Things: Kalebdjian Frères
Associated Artworks: BZ.1937.20