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William Hookham Carpenter (1792-1866)

Letter from William Hookham Carpenter, the Keeper of Prints and Drawings at the British Museum, to Dr. Ernst Becker returning a facsimile of a Raphael drawing. 25 Mar 1859

Loose manuscript paper; mounted | 1 document (4 pages) (whole object) | RA VIC/ADDA10/85/52

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Carpenter thanks Becker for sending him a facsimile of a Raphael drawing; he returns it with a tracing (not present) from a similar sketch in the museum. He adds that he was flattered by the Prince Consort's praise for the exhibition of prints and drawings at the museum.
  • Creator(s)

    William Hookham Carpenter (1792-1866) (writer)

    Dr Ernst Becker (1826-88) (addressee)

  • 1 document (4 pages) (whole object)

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