WOOLNER, Thomas. 17830



Autograph Letter Signed ‘T.Woolner’, to “My dear White”, explaining that he is unable to attend his dinner because he has another engagement on the same day, “a dress coat formal”. 1 page 7 x 4 inches, in good condition. 29 Welbeck Street [London], undated. Thomas Woolner (1825-1892), Pre-Raphaelite sculptor and poet who went to the Australian gold fields (1852-54). “Why will good-natured persons torture hardworking persons by dress clothes! and why will two good things come together, so that one hustles the other out doors!”