Autographed Letter Signed

PETTIE, John (1839 - 1893)

Add 
to Cart
Price: $175.00


Place Published: South Hampstead
Date Published: 1889

Description: 2 pages (front and back), 6 x 4 inches, South Hampstead, January 5, 1889, in part: "...Our mutual friend Mr. Walt tells me you might be interested to see my studio and what work is going on. If you are disengaged on Thursday night and could dine with me at 7 o clock - I would ask Walt and McClure to join." One horizontal fold; very good condition.

Comments: Scottish-born artist best known for his paintings of historical and literary subjects. Because of his untimely death at the age of 53, Pettie letters seldom come to market.

Signed: Y
Binding: unbound
Language: English
Type: Autographs

Book ID: 215093


More AUTOGRAPHS: webrss
More ART: webrss
More ENGLAND: webrss
More 19TH CENTURY: webrss

By This Publisher:
ABAA ILAB
Topic Notification
Receive e-mail notification of new arrivals in your topics of interest.


If this website is the closest I ever come to shopping in NY, NY, it has been a pleasure. I have checked the store on-line, and you may have to block me out -- it looks very tempting. It may replace my childhood fantasy of getting locked in our small town library. One little old lady and sevens floors of old books--Heaven. Thanks! - Katherine James
Argosy Book Store on Facebook
Argosy Book Store on Instagram
Site by Bibliopolis