Stanhope Alexander Forbes, recipient: Elizabeth Forbes

Letter from Stanhope Forbes to Elizabeth Armstrong, addressed Newlyn, Penzance

5 October 1887

In Tate Britain

Created by
Stanhope Alexander Forbes 1857–1947
Recipient
Elizabeth Forbes 1859–1912
Title
Letter from Stanhope Forbes to Elizabeth Armstrong, addressed Newlyn, Penzance
Date
5 October 1887
Description
The letter mentions attending the 'Great Exhibition' but does not see any of his contemporaries. He mentions many of his Newlyn contemporaries including Thomas Cooper Gotch, Frank Wright Bourdillon and Norman Garstin. The letter also mentions a play for the Newlyn Artists Dramatic Society.
Format
Document - correspondence
Collection
Tate Archive
Acquisition
Donated to Tate Archive in 1990 by Miss Monica Anthony.
Reference
TGA 9015/2/2/71

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