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THE

L I F E

OF

SIR DAVID WILKIE;

WITH

HIS JOURNALS, TOURS, AND CRITICAL REMARKS

ON

WORKS OF ART;

AND

A SELECTION FROM HIS CORRESPONDENCE.

BY

ALLAN CUNNINGHAM.

IN THREE VOLUMES.

VOL. III.

LONDON:
JOHN MURRAY, ALBEMARLE STREET.

of the Royal Academy to Trafalgar Square. — Royal Aca-

demy Exhibition of 1837. — Accession of Queen Victoria.

- Wilkie commanded to paint the Queen's First Council. -

Letters to Mr. Collins, R. A., Miss Wilkie, and Sir Robert

Peel

· 216

CHAPTER VII.

Royal Academy Exhibition of 1838.- Letters to Mr. Collins,

R. A., Miss Wilkie, Sir William Knighton, Lady Baird,

Sir William Allan, and Sir Robert Peel. — Royal Academy

Exhibitions of 1839 and 1840

- 241

CHAPTER VIII.

Wilkie at the Hague, Cologne, Munich, Vienna, and Constan-

tinople. — Extracts from Journal. Paints « The Letter-

Writer,” and “ The Tartar relating the News of the Capture

of Acre." - Letters to Mr. and Miss Wilkie, Mr. Moon,

Mr. Young, Mr. Collins, R. A., and Sir Peter Laurie · 284

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