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Joseph Cundall (1819-95)

Letter from Joseph Cundall as to photographing the Raphael cartoon which is at the Foundling Hospital. 9 Nov 1860

Loose manuscript paper; mounted | 1 document (4 pages) (whole object) | RA VIC/ADDA10/85/145

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Cundall writes that he has seen the Raphael cartoon at the Foundling Hospital; it is in a bad condition, but he suggests photographing it and having the photograph touched up by an artist. He states that it is an important and authentic work, and asks Ruland to write to the Governor of the Hospital for permission if he wants it photographed. This is a cartoon of 'The Massacre of the Innocents', attributed at the time to Raphael.
  • Creator(s)

    Joseph Cundall (1819-95) (writer)

    Carl Ruland (1834-1907) (addressee)

  • 1 document (4 pages) (whole object)

  • Object type(s)
      • printed & manuscript material
        • documents
          • correspondence
    Language(s)
    English
  • Place of Production
    New Bond Street [London]