GB/0397 Royal Academy of Arts Archive.
GI John Gibson, RA, papers c. 1822-1866
GI/1 Correspondence 1824-1866
                        >GI/1/348 Elizabeth Wellington, Apsley House, to [John] Gibson 29 Apr [c.1856]
Reference CodeGI/1/348
TitleElizabeth Wellington, Apsley House, to [John] Gibson
Date29 Apr [c.1856]
Extent & Medium1 piece
Content DescriptionThe duchess looked forward to seeing her completed bust. She did not wish the work to be coloured, but permitted Gibson to gild the drapery if he desired. The bust had met with the approval of the queen and the prince.