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Letter from Sir Charles Eastlake to Ralph N Wornum

18 Aug 1859

Title

Letter from Sir Charles Eastlake to Ralph N Wornum

Date

18 Aug 1859

Archive reference number

NGA2/3/3/60

Description

Relating to the attribution of the Birth of Jupiter [now Workshop of Guilio Romano, 'The Infant Jupiter guarded by the Corybantes on the Island of Crete', NG624]. Eastlake believes that Giulio Romano painted the figures and that Giambattista Dossi painted the landscape. Also notes he has written to the Treasury about a picture presented by Sir William Moore.

Record type

Item

Alternative reference numbers

NG32/71.60

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