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W.P. Frith, Park Village West, to T. Miller

RA Collection: Archive

Archive context

Showing item 8 of 15 in this group

Reference code

236/41/8

Title

W.P. Frith, Park Village West, to T. Miller

Date

2 Jun 1850

Level

Item

Extent & medium

1 piece

Content Description

Concerning Bolton and the use of 'fat oil' as a vehicle; talks of the Athenaeum and its ability to get purchase information on the Academy exhibition; discusses the critical response to work, is surprised that the "Quixote" is liked; is working on a sketch of Hogarth, Egg and Ward think highly of it; hears that Egg's 'Catherine' is greatly improved.