PEEL, Sir Robert. 17375

£75

Description

Autograph Letter in the third person (”Mr Robert Peel presents his Compliments to Mr. Westall …”), regretting that he is unable to view Westall’s pictures “on account of the severe pressure of public Business.” 2 pp. 7 x 4½ inches, in good condition, integral blank leaf. Whitehall, 7 March 1836. Sir Robert Peel (1788-1850), Prime Minister 1834-5, 1841-6, who reorganised the police force.