JOHN, Augustus. 21131

£200

Description

A fine Autograph Letter Signed ‘Augustus John’, informing his correspondent that his portrait of Father Jose is at the New Chenil Galleries in Chelsea, on application to the manager. 1 page 9 x 7 inches, folded. 28 Mallord Sreet, 13 February 1935. Augustus John (1878-1961), painter. “I conceived the warmest regards for Father Jose & was greatly shocked at the news of his death. His portrait of Reverend Father José Maria was painted in 1919.