The Hans Christian Andersen Center

Dato: 21. april 1858
Fra: H.C. Andersen   Til: Angela Georgine Burdett-Coutts
Sprog: engelsk.

Much honoured Miss Coutts.

[...] How often do I think with gratitude on these beauteous hours i had the happiness to spend at your house in London.

The bearer of this letter, Mrs. Jerichau-Baumann, is a distinguished painter, of great talent ... a lady of great mind and pious heart! It was her wish to get a few words from me to You; she is particularly recommended to Her Majesty Queen Victoria by the danish Queen dowager [...]

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