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Letter to Rev. Richard Burney with drawing of Colossal Head from British Museum Courtyard

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Inscribed in black ink, upper right: "See Bebgone. | Page 184. | The sketch on | This paper was | made in The | front court of | The Brit. Museum | while the dol of. | Sal head stood | There, irrevious | to its removal | into the house." Inscribed in brown ink, centre: "THe Rev_ Richard Burney".
Medium: Watercolour, pen and black and brown ink
Credit Line: Yale Center for British Art, Yale Art Gallery Collection, Gift of Abel Cary Thomas, B.A. 1905
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British Museum, London, England

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