Lot 5

British Artists and Antiquarians.-

Small group of letters by 19th century English artists and antiquarians, including: Charles Barry (autograph letter to balfour arranging a meeting, 4 January 1859), George Otto Trevelyan (autograph letter in French), Edward William Cooke, Thomas Wright, John Temple Leader (autograph letter signed in Italian to Mr Barbera), William Wyon (autograph letter signed to Mcgrath, reading in part “I really feel almost ashamed to beg your acceptance of the silver impressions of the Cheselden medal. They have been laying in the drawer of my cabinet for years waiting for nothing but my forgetfulness in presenting them to you. If you  should consider them worthy of being frames, we will talk about it”24 November 1827), v.s. (6)

Estimate: £200-£300