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Charles Thurston Thompson (1816-68)

Letter from Charles Thurston Thompson to Dr. Ernst Becker reporting that he has photographed all the Raphael drawings at the Louvre. 22 Nov 1856

Loose manuscript paper; mounted | 1 document (4 pages) (whole object) | RA VIC/ADDA10/85/214

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Thurston Thompson informs Dr. Becker that he has photographed all the Raphael drawings in the Louvre's collection, not for the French government but by permission obtained for him by the Marlborough House authorities [the Department of Art & Science]. He will shortly return to London from Paris and hopes to be able to show Dr Becker a set of 'impressions' (photographic prints) soon.
  • Creator(s)

    Charles Thurston Thompson (1816-68) (writer)

    Dr Ernst Becker (1826-88) (addressee)

  • 1 document (4 pages) (whole object)

  • Object type(s)
      • printed & manuscript material
        • documents
          • correspondence
    Language(s)
    English
  • Place of Production
    Paris [France]