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
Reference Code236/46/18
LevelItem
TitleW.P. Frith, 7 Pembridge Villas, Bayswater, to T. Miller
Date3 May 1865
Extent & Medium2 pieces
Content DescriptionGives 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.