Title: [Request] 1825 May 11,Royal Academy [London, to] C. Rossi [London], the back.
Creator: Howard, Henry, 1769-1847.
Bibliographic Citation: Howard, Henry, 1769-1847. [Request] 1825 May 11, Royal Academy [London, to] C. Rossi [London].
Engraved document, filled in manuscript.
Notes: Henry Fuseli (1741-1825) was a professor of painting at the Royal Academy. This letter, sent by the Royal Academy’s secretary Henry Howard following Fuseli’s death, requests John Charles Felix Rossi’s (1762-1839) attendance “[c]oncerning a meeting to elect a keeper & professor of painting in the room of Henry Fuseli Esq.” The document is engraved and subsequently filled in by hand.
Subject: Howard, Henry, 1769-1847 — Correspondence.
Rossi, John Charles Felix, 1762-1839 — Correspondence.
Publisher: Rare Books and Special Collections, McGill University
is Part Of: Lawrence Lande Blake Collection
is Part Of Exhibition: Print in the Media Ecology
Exhibition Theme: The Visual Arts
Image Identifier: 024_H6Br4_1825_howard_ms_request-back