NPG 763 (1b)
Letter from Samuel Rogers to the Thomas Phillips, undated, regarding the portrait.
on the subject, would protest loudly against all further proceedings; & perhaps with reason. I have heard of some Poet who prefixed his ugly unmeaning face to his book, & it instantly stopped the sales. Nobody took any farther interest in his (illegible) complainings.
Yours very truly
I have been out of town, or I should