Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to William Rothenstein

Letter No.: 
VWL457
Dec 25 [1919]

The SUN-DIAL
Sheringham
Norfolk
(Note new address)

Dear Rothenstein

Many thanks for your kind letter.  Indeed it was an honour to sit to you & I only feel guilty (though in all innocence) of taking up so much of your time.1
I am very glad to think you are coming back to London.2
Yrs very sincerely

R. Vaughan Williams


1. Rothenstein was making a portrait of VW.
2. Rothenstein had been appointed Principal of the Royal College of Art; he had been Professor of Civic Art in Sheffield.

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Shelfmark of original letter: 
BMS ENG 1148 (1552)

Location of copy:

Shelfmark of copy: 
MS Mus.1714/1/5, f.168
Format: 
Letter
Citation: 
Cobbe 120
Original database number: 
191225