NPG 1954 (1b)
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Letter from Sargent to Viscount Dillon, chairman of the National Portrait Gallery's trustees, dated 6 January 1919, accepting the commission to paint one of the commemorative group portraits.
commission would be removed.
If I should be honoured by a request to paint the Army group, with this free condition as to time, I should gladly accept it.
John S. Sargent