Letter to unknown recipient regarding Frederic James Shields, bulk: between 1860 and 1894
- Creation: Majority of material found within between 1860 and 1894
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Purchase: [first group; old folder "5"]; Likely Part of a lot of D. G. and C. G. Rossetti letters acquired from Driscoll in 1957 (Paden Reserve) or from other Driscoll offers before 1961.
"[End of a letter. Not to Shields, but offering a covert apology to Shields by way of the recipient.] Begins: "the pleasure of seeing you. It was Aunt Eliza who with us visited Mr Shields studio..." Ends: "With all loves, especially our Mother's, your affectionate Christina G. Rossetti. We won't despair of staying with you at a more propitious time."