17 July 2008
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City of New York Letter
A typewritten letter on The City of New York, Office of the Mayor stationary, dated October 16, 1987, saluting James Brown on his return to the "World famous Apollo", signed by Mayor Ed Koch. 9x11½in.
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The Impressionist and Modern Art Evening Sale totals £128,081,750, with works by Picasso and a record-breaking Franz Marc painting also achieving top prices
Alastair Smart profiles the life and work of the Pre-Raphaelite artist described by Burne-Jones as ‘the best of us all’ — illustrated with works offered in July