(Sir Edwin Henry, 1802-1873, Animal Painter)
Autograph Letter Signed to 'My dear Murchison',
(Sir Roderick Impey, 1792-1871, Director General of the Geological Survey, 1st Bart.), saying he has "just returned from Norman Court and hasten to thank you for your kind remembrance of me", but "on the 24 I am engaged to Dine with Ld & Lady Egerton of Tatton ... Yours (in haste) very sincerely", embossed stag's head in purple, 1 side 8vo., St. John's Wood Road, N.W., 20th May
Landseer has written the date with the '20' neatly between the stag's antlers. The letter is written with many a characteristic flourish.