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/4/93/2 Sam. Woodburn, Rome, to Thomas Lawrence, Russell Square 1 Feb 1823
Reference CodeLAW/4/93/2
LevelItem
TitleSam. Woodburn, Rome, to Thomas Lawrence, Russell Square
Date1 Feb 1823
Extent & Medium1 piece
Content DescriptionConcerning the completion of his dealings with Vicar and how he secured the drawings; Emperor Alexander wanted the drawings, but Woodburn is determined to bring them to London; he can see a time when all the "best things" are in London, Russia or Germany; the K. of Prussia beat him to a fine Raphael; he is glad Lawrence was pleased by the Rembrandt.