MOORE, Albert Joseph. 16943

£150

Description

Autograph Letter Signed ‘Albert Moore’, to Felix Moscheles, hoping he can call in on Sunday from 3.30 to see the Academy picture [A Summer Night] “which is now finished, & one or two smaller matters”. A good one page example, 7 x 4½ inches. 1 Holland Lane, Kensington, 28 Match 1890. Uncommon. Albert Joseph Moore (1841 – 1893), English painter, known for his depictions of languorous female figures set against the luxury and decadence of the classical world. Moore’s 1890 Academy picture was A Summer Night, now in the Walker Art Gallery. Felix Stone Moscheles (1833 – 1917), English painter, peace activist and advocate of Esperanto.