The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler

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Documents associated with: 1st International Exhibition of the Union of Austrian Artists, Vereinigung Bildender Künstler, Vienna, 1898
Record 5 of 7

System Number: 05653
Date: [6 June 1898][1]
Author: JW
Place: London
Recipient: George Sauter[2]
Place: [Paris]
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler S304
Document Type: ALS[3]

[circular monogram:] WH[4]

S. W.

Dear Mr Sauter -

Thank you so very much for your kind promptness in this matter! -

I am greatly relieved & shall let Mr. Kennedy[5] know immediately -

I am off to Paris directly

Very Sincerely

J McN Whistler

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1.  [6 June 1898]
This is one of a sequence of letters regarding the return of etchings from the 1st International Exhibition, Vereinigung Bildender Kϋnstler, Vienna, 1898 (see below).

2.  George Sauter
George Sauter (1866-1937), painter [more].

3.  ALS
Published in a sale catalogue, Rendell Inc., New York, cat. 166, August 1893 (cat. no. 117).

4.  WH
William Heinemann (1863-1920), publisher [more]. This is his notepaper and his address; the paper has a narrow mourning border.

5.  Mr. Kennedy
Edward Guthrie Kennedy (1849-1932), dealer with H. Wunderlich and Co., New York [more]; Sauter wrote to Kennedy on 5 June 1898, #09780 and JW wrote to Kennedy on the following day, 6 June, #09781.