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1 East 70th Street household diary

Henry Clay Frick (1849-1919)January 10, 1915

Frick Art Reference Library

Frick Art Reference Library

Entry from 1 East 70th Street household diary regarding Mr. and Mrs. Frick's visit to the Metropolitan Museum, and their discussion with Duveen Brothers concerning the Morgan Collection. In the hand of Henry Clay Frick's secretary, Alice Braddel.

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  • Title: 1 East 70th Street household diary
  • Creator: Henry Clay Frick (1849-1919)
  • Date Created: January 10, 1915
  • Transcript: Mr. & Mrs. Frick visited the Metropolitan Museum. Met the two Duveens there in the Morgan Chinese room, who said they were about to close the purchase of the collection & would likely have to pay $4,000,000.
  • Original Source: One East 70th Street Papers
  • Rights: The Frick Collection/Frick Art Reference Library Archives, Reference: HCFFD000153

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