Reference numberMC/1/299
TitleLetter from Edmund R. Daniell, [Secretary of the] Royal Institution, to [Prince Augustus Frederick], President of the Royal Society and to the Council
DateMarch 1831
DescriptionRequesting permission to have a copy of Sir Humphry Davy's portrait by Sir Thomas Lawrence made. The copy would be painted by [Henry Hall] Pickersgill under the supervision of his father [Henry William] Pickersgill.
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA5850Daniell; Edmund Robert (- 1854) - 1854
NA8338Augustus Frederick (1773 - 1843); Duke of Sussex1773 - 1843
NA5467Lawrence; Sir; Thomas (1769 - 1830)1769 - 1830
NA8200Davy; Sir; Humphry (1778 - 1829); chemist1778 - 1829
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