GB/0397 Royal Academy of Arts Archive.
236 Thomas Miller papers 1847-1865
236/43 William Powell Frith, R.A. 1852-1853
                        >236/43/6 W.P. Frith, London, to T. Miller 23 Jan 1853
Reference Code236/43/6
TitleW.P. Frith, London, to T. Miller
Date23 Jan 1853
Extent & Medium2 pieces
Content DescriptionThat 'Quillebeuf', by Turner (acquired by Miller), is a splendid picture, mentions the Turners and Claudes at the National Gallery, eulogises Turner; Birchill has not called on Mulready; describes working on his picture, his thoughts on painting and the politics of the Academy, mentioning an opinion voiced by Egg; provides news of how his friends progress, mentioning Egg, Phillip, Webster and Mulready ("a queer varmint"); Mr. Eden is keen to have the picture through the agency of Ansdell, but shall not.