HOSMER, Harriet. 18764

£150

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Autograph Letter Signed ‘H.G.Hosmer’ to Emily Faithfull, the English women’s rights activist, saying that if she has a spare moment, Miss Faithfull “will find my statue on Monday & Tuesday, the 29 & 30, still at Mr. Colnaghi’s, 11 Haymarket …” 2 pp. 7 x 4 inches, in good condition. Alford House, Princes Gate, Saturday 27. “I am in luck to catch so busy a human as yourself even at the last moment.” Harriet Goodhue Hosmer (1830-1908), American sculptor, studied under John Gibson in Rome 1852-59. Her best known work, a statue of Zenobia, was shown in London in 1862.