LEWIS, John Frederick. 21300



Autograph Letter Signed ‘J.F.Lewis’, to B.R.Green, sending his last half year’s subscription to the Artists’ Fund. 2 pp. 5 x 3 inches, fine. Walton on Thames, 19 December 1855. John Frederick Lewis (1805-76), painter of Italian, Spanish and oriental subjects. He travelled in Asia Minor and Egypt in the 1840’s. Abut 1850 he began to produce drawings in the novel ‘oriental’ style, which created a sensation in London