The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler

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Documents associated with: 86th exhibition, Ouvrages de peinture, sculpture, architecture, gravure et lithographie des artistes vivants, Palais des Champs Elysées, Paris, 1868
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System Number: 09433
Date: 9 May [1863][1]
Author: JW
Place: London
Recipient: Stevens[2]
Place: [London]
Repository: Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
Call Number: Newberry Library, Arts Club Papers
Document Type: ALS

7 Lindsey Row
Battersea Bridge
Old Chelsea.

Dear Stevens

Do come tomorrow morning and breakfast with me at about half past ten - I have just returned from abroad[3], and have some things to show you and a great deal to say to you -

Ever yours

J Whistler -

May 9th.

'circa 1865[4]'

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1.  9 May [1863]
Dated from the address and from 9 May being a Saturday in 1863.

2.  Stevens
Possibly Alfred Émile-Léopold Stevens (1823-1906), history and portrait painter [more] (see #11085) or Arthur Stevens (1825-1900), dealer and, as 'Graham', art critic [more].

3.  abroad
From Amsterdam.

4.  circa 1865
Written in another hand.