Sarah Siddons and Sir Thomas Lawrence: Correspondence
Scope and Contents
A series of letters dealing with the love-affair between Sir Thomas Lawrence and the daughters of Mrs Siddons, 67 folios. Most are addressed to Mrs (Penelope S.) Pennington, the remainder being her replies. The correspondents are T. Lawrence, Mrs Pennington, Mrs Siddons, and Miss S. Siddons.
- Siddons, Sarah, 1755-1831 (actress) (Person)
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Presented by C. Fairfax Murray in 1916. Formerly in the possession of Oswald G. Knapp.
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