To James Bowne1
[New York, June 17, 1784. Requests that Bowne “Let me know if you please Whether Philip Palmer and Joseph Palmer are both alive or not, and whether Mr. Leonard Lawrence is Executor or Administrator to his father.”2 Letter not found.]
ALS, sold at American Art Association Galleries, November 24, 1924, Lot 329.
1. Bowne was a member of the firm of Bowne and Company of New York City, stationers and printers, founded by Daniel Bowne in 1775.
2. Extract taken from American Art Association Galleries catalogue.