Finer ― dark at times.
Mrs. Clive, Mrs. Musters, & T. Fairbairn,
telling them I had resolved to stick to my original prices for the 4 pictures ― Cedars 735£ ― Masada 525£ ― Beirut 315£ [Pentedattilo] 105£[.]
Finished the Vignette.
Baring called ― & G. Cartwright: He is indeed much altered ― & no wonder. ―
4 more subscribers ― (125) ― to day.
At 4 ― called on poor A. Peel. out ―& also Major Peel.
Walked till 6. ― then wrote envelopes for what dearest Ann called ― “a fresh attack!”
My memory of her last hours fades not at all.
Went to Barings. Mrs. T.G. Baring had a bad cold, but I shewed some drawings to her & Sissy.
Evening thoroughly pleasant.
Home by 11.30
[Transcribed by Marco Graziosi from Houghton Library, Harvard University, MS Eng. 797.3. Image.]