The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler

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Documents associated with: 'Notes' - 'Harmonies' - 'Nocturnes', Second Series, Messrs Dowdeswell, London, 1886
Record 12 of 54

System Number: 10010
Date: [January 1885/1888][1]
Author: JW
Place: [London]
Recipient: Mortimer Luddington Menpes[2]
Place: [London]
Repository: Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center, University of Texas at Austin, Texas
Document Type: ALS

Suppose you come to me Fulham Road the first thing in the morning - say by 9- o'clock or half past at latest - and we can go on together - to the Gallery[3]

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1.  [January 1885/1888]
A reference to JW's studio in Fulham Road suggests a date between 1885 and 1887. The signature suggests a slightly earlier dating of 1885/1886.

2.  Mortimer Luddington Menpes
Mortimer Luddington Menpes (1860-1938), artist [more].

3.  Gallery
This could be a reference to the Suffolk Street Galleries of the Society of British Artists or to JW's own one-man exhibition, 'Notes' - 'Harmonies' - 'Nocturnes', Second Series, Messrs Dowdeswell, London, 1886.