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John Gibson, Rome, to an unnamed correspondent

RA Collection: Archive

Archive context

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Reference code

GI/1/385

Title

John Gibson, Rome, to an unnamed correspondent

Date

16 Oct 1865

Level

Item

Extent & medium

1 piece

Content Description

Gibson states that the statue of 'Sta Cicilia' at Rome was by Stefano Maderna, while the small copy that the recipient of the letter had purchased at Gibson's studio was by his workman Albino Troiani, who was very happy to hear all Gibson's correspondent had said concerning his work.