Reference numberMC/3/150
TitleLetter from Charles [Blacker] Vignoles, 4 Trafalgar Square, London, to the Marquis of Northampton, President of the Royal Society
Date25 March 1841
DescriptionPresenting to the Society an original portrait of Sir Isaac Newton by Vanderbank and giving an account of its provenance.
[Donation accepted by Council on 22 April 1841.]
Access statusOpen
Related records in the catalogueP/0094
Fellows associated with this archive
NA2272Compton; Spencer Joshua Alwyne (1790 - 1851); 2nd Marquess of Northampton1790 - 1851
NA5198Vignoles; Charles Blacker (1793 - 1875)1793 - 1875
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