BURNELL, Benjamin. 16906

£65

Description

Autograph Letter Signed, to T.Phillips, George Street, Hanover Square, thanking him for the five pounds, expressing himself “perfectly satisfied with your observations respecting the Royal Academy”. 1 page 8 x 5 inches, in good condition, with the address leaf. Penn, 5 August 1826. Uncommon. Benjamin Burnell (1769-1828), portrait and landscape painter. Thomas Phillips RA (1770 – 1845) was a leading English portrait and subject painter. He painted many of the great men of the day including scientists, artists, writers, poets and explorers. He lived at 8 George Street,