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0120160111By Laura Cumming. An auction bargain ignites a humble bookseller with a lifelong obsession

Serialised book readings, featuring works from various genres

012016011120160112 (R4)By Laura Cumming. An auction bargain ignites a humble bookseller with a lifelong obsession

Serialised book readings, featuring works from various genres

0220160112It is 1847, and John Snare invites the public to admire his Velasquez portrait.

Serialised book readings, featuring works from various genres

022016011220160113 (R4)It is 1847, and John Snare invites the public to admire his Velasquez portrait.

Serialised book readings, featuring works from various genres

0320160113John Snare decides to show his famous picture north of the border.

Serialised book readings, featuring works from various genres

032016011320160114 (R4)John Snare decides to show his famous picture north of the border.

Serialised book readings, featuring works from various genres

0420160114Snare is awarded damages by the Edinburgh court but, despite this, is nowhere to be seen.

Serialised book readings, featuring works from various genres

042016011420160115 (R4)Snare is awarded damages by the Edinburgh court but, despite this, is nowhere to be seen.

Serialised book readings, featuring works from various genres

052016011120160115 (R4)
20160116 (R4)
The Velasquez portrait, still in the possession of the Snare family, returns to Reading.

Serialised book readings, featuring works from various genres

052016011120160115 (R4)The Velasquez portrait, still in the possession of the Snare family, returns to Reading.

Serialised book readings, featuring works from various genres

052016011120160116 (R4)The Velasquez portrait, still in the possession of the Snare family, returns to Reading.

Serialised book readings, featuring works from various genres