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Letter from Charles Eastlake to R.N. Wornum

17 May 1857


Letter from Charles Eastlake to R.N. Wornum


17 May 1857

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From 7 Fitzroy Square: Relating to various corrections in the Catalogue. Eastlake informs RNW that he was with Turner in Rome in 1819 and says that Turner did not paint or exhibit there then. Eastlake also suggests that Temeraire has been so long an English word Wornum should omit the French accents. He suggests accents should be preserved for "Redoutable". With partial transcription

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