GB/0397 Royal Academy of Arts Archive.
        
GI John Gibson, RA, papers c. 1822-1866
                
GI/1 Correspondence 1824-1866
                        >GI/1/37 [John Gibson], Rome [to K. M. Bruce] 06 May 1864
Reference CodeGI/1/37
LevelItem
Title[John Gibson], Rome [to K. M. Bruce]
Date06 May 1864
Extent & Medium1 piece
Content DescriptionDraft letter in which Gibson expresses a preference for the group symbolising Europe on the memorial to Prince Albert. The letter states that Gibson has finished the second and third bust in marble of the Princess of Wales, and that Signor Saulini had shown him the cameo of Queen Victoria at his studio. He concludes by describing the clay model of Psyche coming in sight of Cerberus, on which he had been working every day for six months.
Associated MaterialGI/1/36-41