Reference numberMC/2/70
TitleLetter from William McDowell, 19 Cooper Street, Manchester, to Dr. Peter Mark Roget, [Secretary of the Royal Society]
Date19 February 1833
DescriptionRegarding the potential sale of Joshua Brookes' portrait, by [John] Jackson, to the Society. McDowell cites praise for the painting given by Mr. Frearson [?] and [Henry] Howard from the Royal Academy. He additionally requests permission to create an engraving of it for publication purposes.
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA6616Roget; Peter Mark (1779 - 1869); physician and philologist1779 - 1869
NA3566Brookes; Joshua (1761 - 1833)1761 - 1833
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