Royall Tyler to Robert Woods Bliss, April 8, 1937 [1]

1937 Apr 8

Budapest

Robert Woods Bliss

3101 R St NW

WashingtonDC

Volbach has offer dollar 6000 diptych panelBZ.1937.18. reproduced Goldschmidt WeitzmannAdolph Goldschmidt and Kurt Weitzmann, Die byzantinischen Elfenbeinskulpturen des X.–XIII. Jahrhunderts, vol. 2, Reliefs (Berlin: Bruno Cassirer, 1934), 36, no. 37, pl. 14. two plate 14 number 37 after Goris engraving Stop. Other panel with Christ at GothaSee letters of April 8, 1937 [2]; April 9, 1937 [1]; April 9, 1937 [2]; April 16, 1937 [1]; April 16, 1937 [2]; May 22, 1937; June 3, 1937; June 16, 1937; June 26, 1937; July 6, 1937; July 25, 1937; August 21, 1937; September 4, 1937; October 25, 1937 [1]; November 23, 1937; December 13, 1937 [3]; February 28, 1938; March 31, 1938; July 10, 1938; July 29, 1938; August 10, 1938; August 16, 1938 [2]; December 20, 1938; and January 3, 1939. Stop. Volbach says wonderful style and preservation Stop. Offer holds only two days and Volbach stresses danger delay Stop. I consider good buy. If you agree suggest you cable Volbach authorizing buy up to 6000. Tyler.

 
Associated People: Friedrich (“Fritz”) Volbach
Associated Artworks: BZ.1937.18