Hamburg Painters
Drink & Food
Tuesday, 1st December 1936
Geld. Britisches Konsulat. Letztes Treffen mit Claudia Asher.

Beckett spends the morning between a bank, Klopstockstraße (International
Office) and Alsterterrasse (British Consulate), in order to finally acquire a written permission to see further "prohibited" paintings in the repositories of German collections. In the afternoon, visit to Maria Rümker, then on to Dammtor. Last conversation with Claudia Asher, one last idle tour through Hamburg's bars together. Late at
night, Beckett brings her home by taxi. Her farewell-present: a box with five

Neuer Jungfernstieg

Advice from Bank that Betrag has arrived.

British Consulate: Foul inefficient hole, Powell like a cyanised Welsh rat.

Condi, Neuer Jungfernstieg, in the Halali Große Bleichen 2 poor Bacardis & a bottle of most excellent Forster Langenmorgen Riesling, 1931, No 54, 4.80.

Neuer Jungfernstieg