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|Letter from Cecil Rhodes to Mary Seton Watts, (possibly 1898), regarding his visit to the Watts's home and the didactic role which he envisaged for the portrait.|
my rough life.
Even the little maid servant who opened the door had been affected by the atmosphere. I felt it in her answers and her face.
I hope for his own pleasure your husband will
be satisfied with my picture. If not tell him from
me to try the full face