GB/0397 Royal Academy of Arts Archive.
| |LAW Sir Thomas Lawrence, PRA, letters and papers 1777-1831
| |LAW/4 Autographs volume 4 1822-1825
| ||>LAW/4/307 Bedford, Paris, to Sir Thomas 13 Mar |
|Title||Bedford, Paris, to Sir Thomas|
|Date||13 Mar |
|Extent & Medium||1 piece|
|Content Description||He feels that Mr. Severn's picture should reach London in time for the Royal Academy exhibition; he has heard of the new Papal government's discouragement of the arts; he went with Lord Aberdeen to see the collection of M. Bonne Maison, Aberdeen will report to Lawrence, they also went to see Lawrence's portrait of Baron Gérard; he shares Lawrence's fears about the progress of the National Gallery, it will be hampered by lack of funds and lack of cooperation.|