Reference numberNLB/68/642
Alternative reference numberNLB/68 p341
TitleCopy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to J. W. Bacon Esq.; Ramsden Hall, Billericay, Essex
Date30 September 1925
DescriptionIn reply to J. W. Bacon's enquiry, will be pleased to show him the Royal Society's portrait of Sir Francis Bacon (painted in the studio of Paul van Somer and presented to the Royal Society by Martin Folkes in 1754).
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