Reference numberNLB/5/558
Alternative reference numberNLB/5 p220
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to The Cambridge Engraving Company, Cambridge
Date13 July 1891
DescriptionRix asks that they send their artist to call upon J H Mummery at either 1.30pm, or between 4.30 and 5pm, on any day they decide. The artist will take instructions from Mummery regarding four plates to be lithographed in illustration of a paper for 'Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society'. Before beginning work, they must let the Royal Society have an estimate as usual.
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