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Newspaper cutting

RA Collection: Archive

Archive context

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Reference code



Newspaper cutting





Extent & medium

1 piece

Content Description

A summary description of some exhibits in the 1780 Academy exhibition, mentioning by name, Francis Wheatley, Robert Smirke and others. Also mentions Thomas Daniell's views of India, and the quality of the sculpture exhibits, particularly those of Joseph Nollekens.

Physical Characteristics

Placed on the reverse of a print by Charles Taylor after Samuel Shelley. Loose in volume.