Letter from Samuel P. Avery to Henry Clay Frick, 2 January 1896
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S. P. Avery, Jr. Oil Paintings, 368 Fifth Avenue, Near 34 Street.
Cable Address, SPAVERY NEW YORK.
New York, Jan 2 1896
H. C. Frick Esq. My dear Sir,
I sent you per Adams Ex. Co. tonight, two pictures by W. L. Picknell. These paintings were collected by Mr. Chas. S. Smith & I send them on for your approval. The one with meadows & horses ?? ?? his wife seemed to prefer them much. Mr. Picknell SEC'D ?? a medal in last SUMMER'S ?? salon, the only American artist.
The price is $550. each with best wishes for the new year I am
Yours truly Samuel P Avery Jr.
NOTE 1 O K ??
NOTE 2 Address sent Gillespie at 2 P.M. 1-9-96 INDECIPHERABLE ??
NOTE 3 Forwarded to NY CHGS ?? pre-paid Jany 10/96