H. of C. <1>
My dear Sir
I have heard from Mr Longman <2> & shall have much pleasure in meeting you at his house on Sunday next.
I will not fail to give your message to my Uncle <3> who I am sure would be most happy to see you if you could find time to travel so far.
I am dear Sir very faithfully yours
J C. Horsley
Fox.[sic] Talbot Esqr
1. House of Commons. Horsley had been commissioned to produce one of the frescos for the new building.
2. Thomas Longman (1804–1879), publisher, London.