Eyre, Henry, approximately 1818-1894, Album of autographs of members of the Royal Academy, 1853
Album of autographs of members of the Royal Academy.
- Physical Description:
- 1 volume (40 leaves) ; 17 x 21 cm
- Rare Books and ManuscriptsN12.R7 E97 1853Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon CollectionAccessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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- Copyright Status:
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- Archives & Manuscripts
- The autographs were compiled by Henry Eyre, registrar at the Royal Academy (from 1849 to 1884). Some autographs are entered directly on the pages of the album; others are on small strips of paper (from other sources) pasted on to the album pages.
The album is divided into three parts. The first, pages 1-24, contains the autographs of 144 Acadamecians. The second part, pages 25-37, contains autographs of 179 associates. The third part, pages 38-41, lists the names of honorary members and professors, for which 9 autographs are present.
A list of the autographs present is available upon request.
- Subject Terms:
- Artists -- Great Britain.Eyre, Henry, approximately 1818-1894.Painters -- Great Britain.Royal Academy of Arts (Great Britain)
- Signatures (names)
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