FAIRHOLT, Frederick William. 11741

£35

Description

Autograph Letter Signed, about the dispatch to Norwich of “a parcel containing all casts of coins and memorandums connected therewith which were in my possession”, to be used for the completion of a book. 4 pp. 7 x 4½ inches, fine. 11 Montpelier Square, Brompton, 23 January 1854. F.W.Fairholt (1814-66) was an engraver and the author of antiquarian works. The first important work entirely illustrated by him was Jackson and Chatto’s Treatise on Wood Engraving (1839). He was also employed on the Art Journal.