Reference numberNLB/51/815
Alternative reference numberNLB/51 p504
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society to W Lamb
Date6 July 1915
Description'I read your letters to the Council submitting to them the Royal Academy's proposal to erect a statue of Sir Joshua Reynolds in the quadrangle of Burlington House, and they authorized me to say that they will raise no objection to the project.'
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