GB/0397 Royal Academy of Arts Archive.
| |236 Thomas Miller papers 1847-1865
| |236/46 William Powell Frith, R.A. 1860-1865
| ||>236/46/18 W.P. Frith, 7 Pembridge Villas, Bayswater, to T. Miller 3 May 1865|
|Title||W.P. Frith, 7 Pembridge Villas, Bayswater, to T. Miller|
|Date||3 May 1865|
|Extent & Medium||2 pieces|
|Content Description||Gives an up-beat assessment of the Royal Academy exhibition, is sorry Miller could not attend the dinner; Knight revealed the reason Council neglected to invite him, explains; puffs himself with the success of the "Marriage" and gives details; gives a critique of the exhibition, mentioning Phillip, Millais, Elmore, Wells, Richmond, Thorburn, Sir Edwin, Pettie, Orchardson, Ward, Goodall, Roberts, Stanfield, Ansdell, Davis and Linnell; great painters are never spoilt by success, unlike good painters.|