FILDES, Luke. 19317



Autograph Letter Signed, to “Dear Mr. Taylor” (Tom Taylor, the dramatist and editor of Punch), enquiring whether he has found his umbrella. 3 pp. 6 x 4 inches, in good condition. 11 Melbury Road, Kensington, 9 April 1879. “It was not left here. I am almost certain I saw you with it as we talked together at the gate …” Sir Samuel Luke Fildes (1844-1927), painter, known for his woodcut designs for magazines. He illustrated Charles Dickens’ Edwin Drood (1870).