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William Hookham Carpenter (1792-1866)

Letter from William Hookham Carpenter, the Keeper of Prints & Drawings at the British Museum, to Charles Ruland thanking the Prince Consort for five photographs of Raphael drawings. 11 Dec 1861

Loose manuscript paper; mounted | 1 document (2 pages) (whole object) | RA VIC/ADDA10/85/208

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Carpenter acknowledges receipt of five photographs of Raphael drawings in the British Museum, presented by the Prince Consort, and two of drawings by Leonardo da Vinci of the Virgin and Child and St John, one from the Royal Collection and the other in the museum, which must be studies for the same group.
  • Creator(s)

    William Hookham Carpenter (1792-1866) (writer)

    Carl Ruland (1834-1907) (addressee)

  • 1 document (2 pages) (whole object)

  • Object type(s)
      • printed & manuscript material
        • documents
          • correspondence
  • Place of Production
    London [Greater London]