[Sir E. A. Waterlow [Sir Ernest Albert Waterlow], RA, English artist.] Autograph Letter Signed, responding to congratulations on his election to the Royal Academy from ‘Mr. Haynes King’, with two signed reproductions of his paintings.

Sir E. A. Waterlow [Sir Ernest Albert Waterlow] (1850-1919), English artist [The Royal Academy of Arts, London]
Sir E. A. Waterlow
Publication details: 
Letter of 22 January 1903; on letterhead of 1 Maresfield Gardens, Fitzjohns Avenue, N.W. [London].
SKU: 25508

See his entry in the Oxford DNB. The letter is 1p, 16mo. In good condition, lightly aged, with slight discoloration to margin at head and light rust spot. Reads: ‘Dear Mr. Haynes King, / It was extremely kind of you to write & congratulate me on my election as R.A. & I appreciate the attention very much. Thanking you sincerely for your good wishes / Yours very truly / Ernest A Waterlow.’ Accompanying the letter are two photographic reproductions of Waterlow paintings, extracted from the same periodical, each with his Autograph Signature ‘Ernest A Waterlow’ at bottom left to the left of the caption. The first painting (18.5 x 13 cm, reproduced in colour) is ‘Chalk-Pit on the Sussex Downs’, and the second (20 x 12 cm, in black and white) ‘The Orphan’. See sample image.