|Collection||Kate Strong Historical Library|
|Dates of Creation||1851/11/27|
|Scope & Content||
New York Nov. 27,1851
Wm. S. Mount Esq.
Mr. Nelson Robinson one of the firm of Drew Robinson & Co. had spoken to me in relation to having his portrait painted by you, he is also desirous of purchasing two or three handsome paintings for his parlour and I promised to introduce you to him. A friend by the name of Pickering is also anxious to have you paint the Portrait of his daughter, and you will please inform me if it will be agreeable to you, to comply with their wishes, Please state when you will be in town that I may be able to inform my friend.