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Letter from Henry Howard

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Letter from Henry Howard
28 November 1816
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3 pp.
Scope and content
Howard writes that the the royal academy only has record of two marbles deposited with them by the Dilettanti and insists there is no motive to asking for the pieces to be moved, other than to add to the Parthenon marbles collection held in The British Museum.
Howard, Henry (1769-1847), painter and secretary of the Royal Academy
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