Reference numberNLB/70/772
Alternative reference numberNLB/70 p402
TitleCopy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to C. M. Rawlins Esq.; Middlefontein, P/O Kokstad, East Griqualand, South Africa
Date3 August 1927
DescriptionCan give C. M. Rawlins little information regarding Rawlins' crytal portrait of Sir Isaac Newton, which is 'certainly a bad portrait'. Advises Rawlins to write to the British Museum or a firm of dealers such as Spink & Co., Piccadilly.
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