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Frederick Walker / An essay by J. Comyns Carr to which is appended a catalogue of a loan collection of water-colour drawings by that painter exhibited at Mr. Robert Dunthorne's Gallery in Vigo Street, London 1885

Joseph William Comyns Carr

RA Collection: Book

Record number

17/884

Author

Imprint

[London]: [s.n.], 1885

Physical Description

39 p., [3] leaves of plates : ill., front., plates ; 23 cm.

General Note

"Sold for the benefit of the Artists' General Benevolent Institution." [t.p.]

Provenance

The front pastedown carries a bookplate of Lady Constance Leslie
On a preliminary leaf is pasted a handwritten letter from Frederick Walker RA to Lady Constance Leslie dated 11th May 1870 on Garrick Club headed paper. A typed transcript of the letter is also loosely inserted. [The letter is reproduced on page 208 of Life and letters of Frederick Walker, A.R.A. / by John George Marks. - London : Macmillan & Co., 1896.]

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