Letters from Sir Francis Grant, P.R.A. to Charles Barry and R.R. Banks
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Concerning the design of the new buildings at Burlington House and various moves to secure political support to fund the project.
Presented by Sir Albert Richardson, P.R.A., Jul 1962. Correspondence in the acquisitions record shows that the letters were first offered to the Academy by C. & I.K. Fletcher, Old Bond Street, dealers in manuscripts, in Aug 1954. The librarian recommended they not be purchased.