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RA Red Tote bag

This bright red tote lets you carry a part of the RA's 250 years of history with you, featuring a quote from our first President, Sir Joshua Reynolds.

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Dimensions 37 x 42cm
Fabric & material 100% Cotton
SKU 02086863

Delivery & returns information

Service Update (updated 19 March 2020)

We want to make sure your order reaches you as safely as possible. Therefore, due to the outbreak of COVID-19, all orders will be dispatched once the RA has reopened. We will be in touch once the RA has reopened and once your order has been dispatched. 

During this period our Returns Policy will be extended. For any order queries, please Contact Us

Free UK delivery on orders £50 and over

International delivery is based on weight and delivery country, and will be calculated at Checkout

Our small team are working as quickly and safely as possible to prepare and send online orders.

Enjoy free shipping on orders above £50. £5.95 P&P for orders below £50. International delivery will be calculated at Checkout. We have temporarily stopped shipping to EEA countries. 

Updated 19 May 2020

We are delivering! Enjoy free shipping on orders above £50. £5.95 P&P for orders below £50. International delivery will be calculated at Checkout. The Royal Academy is temporarily closed, Collection is not available at this time.

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Product story

This 100% cotton tote bag is printed with the quote:

An Academy, in which the Polite Arts may be regularly cultivated is at last open among us by ROYAL Munificence. This must apear an event in the highest degree interesting, not only to the Artists, but to the whole nation.
Sir Joshua Reynolds 1723 - 1792
First President of the Royal Academy of Arts
(from A Discourse delivered at the opening of the Royal Academy, 2 January 1769, London. Printed by W. Bunce)