GB/0397 Royal Academy of Arts Archive.
| |RI W.B. Richmond papers 1858-1921
| |RI/1 Letters from William Blake Richmond to members of his family 1858-1921
| ||>RI/1/16 W.B. Richmond, to Laura Richmond [c.Sep 1863]|
|Title||W.B. Richmond, to Laura Richmond|
|Extent & Medium||1 piece|
|Content Description||He is shortly to go to Oxford to paint two of Dr. Acland's children, he shall try for a Van Dyck effect. He is engaged on three pictures, two portraits and a subject from Keats, "heard melodies are sweet, but those unheard are sweeter". He will get a great deal of Bach to play, she is the only lady lover of Bach he knows.|
|Note||The quotation is from Ode on a Grecian Urn. The date is a later pencil annotation.|