Mr. Barry presents his respectful Compliments to the Right Honourable The President 1 The Vice Presidents and the rest of the Members of the Society for the Encouragement of Arts Manufactures and Commerce and would be happy they would do him the Honour to see his work in the Society's Great Room the Day before the Exhibition is opened to the Publick,2 of which due notice will be given in the publick papers.
As to the Committee for superintending the Exhibition Mr. Barry ( tho though very sensible of the great trouble he has already given M.r Green3 would yet feel himself very happy if the Society should think proper to continue the same Committee for the present Exhibition they had appointed for the last.4
Society's Great Room5
April , 14.th. 1784