SCHMALZ, Herbert. 19646

£30

Description

Autograph Letter Signed, to Mademoiselle Bricka, pleased “to have the honour of showing my pictures to Their Royal Highnesses Princess Mary, and Princess May on Friday afternoon”. 3 pp. 7 x 4 inches, in good condition. The Studios, Holland Park Road, Kensington, 20 March 1893. “It will be the last time that I shew my pictures here, as I have just taken a nice cheerful house in Addison Road, where I hope to be able to build a large studio.” Herbert Gustave Schmalz (1856–1935), English painter. He is counted among the Pre-Raphaelites. Schmalz was friends with William Holman Hunt, Val Prinsep and Frederic Leighton.