NPG 1744 (5a)
|Selected Letters||Letter from Frederick Sleigh Roberts, 1st Earl Roberts to Mary Seton Watts, dated 23 October 1898, describing what his wife and daughters thought of her husband's portrait of him.|
17 Dover Street, London, W
Dear Mrs. Watts,
look at the picture. They thought the likeness admirable, quite the best they have ever seen of me.
I cannot tell you how honoured I feel at having been painted by Mr. Watts for the purpose he has at heart.
With kind regards,