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Part of a letter from T. Gainsborough [to the Secretary, or the Hanging Committee]

RA Collection: Archive

Reference code

RAA/SEC/1/2

Title

Part of a letter from T. Gainsborough [to the Secretary, or the Hanging Committee]

Date

[Apr] 1784

Level

Item

Extent & medium

1 piece, 1p.

Previous reference codes

SB 2a

Content Description

The page contains thumbnail sketches of seven portraits sent by Gainsborough to the exhibition, with a note that the frame of one of them, that of the princesses, could only be sent with the picture, as there was to be a royal private view at Buckingham House, before it was sent to the Royal Academy.