COPE, Charles West. 17928

£45

Description

Autograph Letter Signed, to J.l.Williams, regretting he is unable to grant permission to copy the fresco of Lord Gascoigne in the House of Lords, discussing various extant copies of other frescos. 3 pp. 7 x 4 inches, in good condition, with the original envelope. Eastbourne, 24 November 1849. Charles West Cope RA (1811 – 1890), Victorian painter of genre and history scenes, and an etcher. He was responsible for painting several frescos in the House of Lords.