WESTMACOTT, Sir Richard. 17254

£75

Description

Autograph Letter Signed, making arrangements for his correspondent to attend Westmacott’s “last Discourse at the R. Academy on Monday night next”, when he will give his opinion on some of the great works. 3 pp. 7 x 4½ inches, neatly mounted on an old album page with an engraved portrait of Westmacott. South Audley Street, 1 March 1828. Sir Richard Westmacott (1775-1856) the elder, sculptor. In 1827 Westmacott had succeeded Flaxman as Professor of Sculpture at the Royal Academy.