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Discourse Delivered To the Students Of The Royal Academy; On The Distribution Of The Prizes, December 10, 1851. (-1863.) By Sir Charles Lock Eastlake, Knt., President.

Sir Charles Lock Eastlake PRA

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London:: Printed By William Clowes & Sons, 14, Charing Cross., MDCCCLII. (-1864.)

Physical Description

6 vols. in one; 263 mm.


Each vol. follows the same format: [T.p., dedic.] - [Text].

Responsibility Note

Each volume is dedicated by the writer to the Members Of The Royal Academy Of Arts.


A.D. Efland, A history of art education (1990); H.C. Morgan, 'The Schools of the Royal Academy', in British journal educ. stud., 21:1 (1973), p.88-103; S. Macdonald, The history and philosophy of art education (1970).

On Eastlake see D. Robertson, Sir Charles Eastlake and the Victorian art world (1978).

Summary Note

This collection contains the discourses delivered in 1851, 1853, 1855, 1857, 1859 and 1863.

Binding Note

19th-century dark red morocco, red cloth-covered boards; spine lettered 'Addrss To Students Archer Shee' and 'R.A.' Bound with Sir Martin A. Shee's Addresses to the students of the Royal Academy 1831-1847.


Art - Theory
Student competitions - Students - Great Britain - London - 19th century
Speeches - Lectures - Great Britain - London - 19th century