"Fine Arts: The Royal Academy." Literary Gazette 1.2105 (23 May 1857), 498-500.

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A pair of subjects, To Let (102), and For Sale (115), by J. Collinson, though representing, as the titles denote, two specimens of vulgarity in the shape of a showy landlady and a lively saleswoman, are attractive at a distance from their smart drawing and bright colour; but are hung too high to allow of any certain estimate being formed of their merits.


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