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1 Leave a comment on paragraph 1 0 108    Cassel

2 Leave a comment on paragraph 2 0 who were sent to America and doubtless perished there, as Hessians-

3 Leave a comment on paragraph 3 0 The buildings to be seen in the picture are, first, the former palace of the Elector Next (darker colored) is the palace of the Elector Wiliam 2nd.  Beside the latter is the new Museum, a finer building than either-

4 Leave a comment on paragraph 4 0 From there we went to the Bellevue Schloss, which in 1811-13 was the residence of Jerome Bonaparte  while the King of Westphalia, but now a picture gallery, an extensive mass of dingy buildings, very plain, and destitute of any architectural interest, with no shrubbery nearer than across the street-

5 Leave a comment on paragraph 5 0 This gallery was “closed” but for “fee” we soon opened it- and set all hands at work, pointing at pictures. It is said to contain over 1400 pictures,  25 by Rembrandt 14 by Van Dyke, 15 by Rubens, 6 by Titian, +c. but I am doubtful regarding their Genuineness.  I was much pleased with bust portraits of Rembrandt and his wife, both painted by the former, and I bought handsome photographs of them, as they may be the only originals extant-

6 Leave a comment on paragraph 6 0 As I shall doubtless see many more pictures in Europe by the “old master”  I will not yet attempt a criticism,  or state my likes and dislikes-

7 Leave a comment on paragraph 7 0 [-Great Fountain, Wilhelmshoe-]

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