Clegg Letter page 1
Ernest Bernulf Clegg
Ernest Bernulf Clegg. Autograph letter signed, dated Strakenhurst, Bournemouth, to Oscar Wilde, [April 1891]. 2 p.
Gift of Lucia Moreira Salles, 2008
As I have found much help and guidance in your teachings about Art, I venture to write and ask in which of your works I may find developed that idea of the total uselessness of all Art, as you expressed it in your interesting 'Preface to Dorian Grey.'
I should not venture thus to trespass upon your time did I not know your