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Dr Ernst Becker (1826-88)

Copy letter from Dr. Ernst Becker to Henry Reveley thanking him for the prints and negative of Philip Delamotte's photograph of his Raphael drawing. 3 Nov 1859

Loose manuscript paper; mounted | 1 document (2 pages) (whole object) | RA VIC/ADDA10/85/74

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Becker writes to thank Mr Reveley, on behalf of the Prince Consort, for six copies of Philip Delamotte's photograph of Mr Reveley's Raphael drawing, together with the negative.

He adds that HRH hopes that it will accord with Reveley's intention in presenting the negative to him, if he deposits it at the South Kensington Museum, which has already published many reproductions of Old Master drawings, so that this drawing may also be made to known to art lovers and students, and set an example to other owners of such works.
  • Creator(s)

    Dr Ernst Becker (1826-88) (writer)

    Henry Reveley (addressee)

  • 1 document (2 pages) (whole object)

  • Object type(s)
      • printed & manuscript material
        • documents
          • correspondence
    Language(s)
    English
  • Place of Production
    Windsor Castle