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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. 27 Apr 1858

Loose manuscript paper; mounted | 1 document (4 pages) (whole object) | RA VIC/ADDA10/85/19

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Carpenter sending pages (see VIC/ADDA10/85/20) from the record of the sale of the late King of Holland's drawings collection, and stating that where a lot is described as 'retiré de la vente' it is understood that the lot has been purchased by a member of the Dutch royal family.

Related Material: For the 'record of sale', see  VIC/ADDA10/85/20.
  • 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]