GB/0397 Royal Academy of Arts Archive.
236 Thomas Miller papers 1847-1865
236/45 William Powell Frith, R.A. 1854-1859
                        >236/45/13 W.P. Frith, London, to T. Miller 15 Apr 1855
Reference Code236/45/13
TitleW.P. Frith, London, to T. Miller
Date15 Apr 1855
Extent & Medium2 pieces
Content DescriptionThe Academy exhibition, mentions, Landseer, Mulready, Leslie, Webster, Maclise, Ward, Millais, Herbert, Cook, Stanfield, Roberts, Grant, Ross, Thorburn, Poole, Frost, Hook, Pickersgill, Egg, Horsley, Ansdell, Phillip, Solomon, Stone and an eulogy for the previously unknown Leighton and his "Cimabue" ; talks of 'young Clay's picture of his father; talks of the "Opera Box" and Mr. Phillips; Mr. Turner made little from his sale, discusses the performance of contemporary artists in the sale rooms.