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Record NGA2/2/31

Archive reference number NGA2/2/31

Correspondence relating to 'The Analysis of Ornament' and other publications by Wornum

Date 1881-1882

Letters from Edward G. Jarver, Trustee for the pension of the late R N Wornum, and from Chapman and Hall, publishers, to Mrs. Harriet A Wornum concerning royalties and copyright from 'The Analysis of Ornament', 'Epochs of Painting' and the 'Life of Holbein'. The file includes; drafts of replies from Mrs Wornum, a letter from her son Robert Wornum advising his mother, and a letter from Andrew Reid, Art Library of South Kensington Museum, relating to 'Analysis of Ornament' being one of the art prizes on offer as awards for success in the Annual Examinations of Works.


Record type File
Alternative reference numbers NG32/51

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