PROUT, Samuel. 18747

£65

Description

Autograph Letter Signed, to E.Magrath, Athenaeum, saying he has found only one copy of his Lithographic Sk[etche]s which he can offer Magrath, discussing mutual acquaintances and a visit to town. 2 pp. 8 x 7 inches, in good condition, with the integral address leaf, Clapham postmark. 2 Bedford Terrace, Clapham Rise, 22 February 1836. “I cannot report progress of the 2nd. Vol of Sks: as the last 9 months have been swallowed up in idle illness.”Samuel Prout (1783-1852), water colour painter. Edward Magrath (1799-1856), artist, Secretary to the Athenaeum Club.