GB/0397 Royal Academy of Arts Archive.
| |LEI Leighton papers 1880-1896
| |LEI/44 Letters from Frederic Leighton to Sir Arthur Herbert Church 1880-1895
| ||>LEI/44/90 G. Aitchison, 150 Harley Street, to Prof. Church 28 Feb 1896|
|Title||G. Aitchison, 150 Harley Street, to Prof. Church|
|Date||28 Feb 1896|
|Extent & Medium||1 piece|
|Content Description||Thanking Church for his kind words on the passing of his dear friend. He has hundreds of his letters, written on business, but also when in high spirits in Syria and Egypt. He thinks Leighton's was the most brilliant personality of the century. He discusses the possibility of preserving Leighton's house and surroundings, although worries that some would find this smacked of self advancement.|