Autograph Letter Signed, to G.Godwin, thanking him for the “very kind & flattering notice of my picture at the Winter Exhibition”, and hoping to make arrangements for his visit. 2 pp. 6 x 4 inches, second page laid down, in good condition. Kent Villa, Lansdowne Road, Kensington Park, 5 November 1864. Edward Matthew Ward (1816-1879), Victorian narrative painter best known for his murals in the Palace of Westminster depicting episodes in British history from the English Civil War to the Glorious Revolution.