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Unidentified photographer, The Royal Academy Library

The Royal Academy Library

Unidentified photographer

RA Collection: Art

View of the Royal Academy Library when it was situated on the ground floor of Burlington House. Designed by Samuel Ware, the room was originally divided by a colonnade. The mahogany hall chair, c.1790 is one of eight, three of which are housed in the current Library. The bronze bust of Augustus John R.A. is by Francis Derwent Wood R.A. (03/1705).

Undated photograph possibly taken in the 1960s.

Object details

The Royal Academy Library
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Object type
Black and white silver gelatine photograph

204 mm x 300 mm

Royal Academy of Arts
Object number
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