Reference numberMC/16/313
TitleLetter from Messrs Willet & Sanford, Howard House, Arundel Street, Strand, London, to the Secretary of the Royal Society, Burlington House
Date26 May 1896
DescriptionMessrs Willet & Sanford have been instructed by a client to dispose of a collection of paintings by Thaddeus, amongst which is a portrait in oils with a 'true likeness' of Sir Richard Owen, which they think will make a good addition to the Royal Society's collection.The clients have asked for 300 guineas but are willing to consider 'any reasonable offer'.
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8083Owen; Sir; Richard (1804 - 1892)1804 - 1892
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