London, South Kensington
8 June 2004
MONET, Claude (1840-1926). Autograph letter signed to Gustave Geffroy, Giverny, 19 September 1911, looking forward to seeing him and Vaquez on Thursday, 'je compte sur vous pour faire le possible pour ne pas arriver trop en retard, recommandez le à Vaquez', one page, 4to, on a bifolium, mourning paper (light wear to centre fold); envelope.
Dr Louis Henri Vaquez (1860-1936) was an eminent and pioneering physician, specialising in diseases of the blood and blood vessels; he was also a collector and patron most notably of Vuillard.
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