1855 Autograph Letter Signed by Rev. Charles Bridges (1794–1869), transmitting etching by Mary Dawson Turner, daughter-in-law, of artist James Turner.

Transmitting an etching by Mary Dawson Turner, daughter-in-law, of artist James Turner


Charles Bridges (1794–1869), theologian and prolific religious author. Here writing to George Richard Corner (1801–1863), antiquary; notifying Corner that Bridges is sending an etching, a portrait of H.C. Englefield (c.1752–1822) —baronet, antiquary, science writer— “for your volume of antiquaries”. The etching was accomplished by Mary Dawson Turner. Numerous works by Mary Dawson Turner (1774-1850) are held by the National Portrait Gallery.


Description: 1855 Autograph Letter Signed by Rev. Charles Bridges (1794–1869), transmitting etching by Mary Dawson Turner, daughter-in-law, of artist James Turner.

East Mayfair [England]. January 17, 1855. 8vo. 1½ pages. Transmittal folds, fine.

[3725715]

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Price: $75.00

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