GB/0397 Royal Academy of Arts Archive.
HU Ozias Humphry papers 1753-1810
HU/2 Original correspondence of Ozias Humphry, volume 2 1774-1784
                        >HU/2/9 [draft] [Ozias Humphry], to [unknown] [c.1774]
Reference CodeHU/2/9
Title[draft] [Ozias Humphry], to [unknown]
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Content DescriptionM. Seriel is now able to stay in Rome longer, thanks to his Swedish friends and is happy to execute the commission of a sculpture of Achilles, Humphry has seen the sketch of the sculpture and approves of it; bearing in mind the price, the sculptor is the best in Europe and his production, when completed should be counted as among the best modern works in existence, a full-scale model will be made before the marble is ordered; M. Seriel has been charged with making a sculpture for the King of Sweden; Mr. Fusselii advances on his painting; mentions some English gentlemen currently in Rome; asks the addressee to convey news to his mother in Honiton, through Mr. Mitchel at Pollimore.
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