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Papers relating to Prince Albert’s personal life and enthusiasms

William Russell (1800-84)

Letter from William Russell to Charles Ruland accepting the invitation to see the Prince Consort's Raphael collection and stating that he will bring his four Raphael drawings to the Palace for the Prince to see. 22 Jun 1860

Loose manuscript paper; mounted | 1 document (4 pages) (whole object) | RA VIC/ADDA10/85/121

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Russell writes that he will come to Buckingham Palace next day as arranged, and will leave his four Raphael drawings for the Prince to see, one of which is 'but the wreck of a Cartoon'; he also mentions a Lucretia drawing and a battle sketch, with Bartsch's facsimile.
  • Creator(s)

    William Russell (1800-84) (writer)

    Carl Ruland (1834-1907) (addressee)

  • 1 document (4 pages) (whole object)

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