In a letter written from London, England, Irving informs Sandys, a pre-Raphaelite painter, of Irving's rejection to Garrick Club membership, decision to submit name again, gratitude for Sandys' letter [from file label].
Irving, Henry, Sir, 1838-1905; Nevill, Dorothy, Lady, 1826-1913; Letters; Envelopes (Stationery); Seals and labels (Philately); Shakespearean actors and actresses
Writing from London, Irving thanks Nevill for her congratulations. He invites her and the Duchess to the Lyceum to see "The Bells" and have supper together afterwards. The letter's third page is torn, and the envelope's reverse side has a wax seal.