FRYER, Edward. 16951

£65

Description

Autograph Letter Signed, to William Tooke, discussing the arrangements for the funeral of James Barry at St. Pauls, the cost of a private funeral, etc. 2 pp. 9 x 7 inches, with address leaf, in good condition (some splitting at folds). 76 Newman Street, 8 March 1806 Edward Fryer M.D. (1761-1826) became physician to the Duke of Sussex. James Barry (1741-1806), painter. Fryer edited Barry’s works, and wrote a Memoir. “The Undertaker is a member of your Society, and has offered to hang the Great Room with black at his own expence …”