The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler

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Charles Henry Walton, 1835-1914

Nationality: British
Date of Birth: 1835
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Date of Death: 1914.03.05
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Walter was a barrister, later Master of the Supreme Court.


Walton was called to the bar in 1874, worked in the exchequer division from 1875-79 and became a Master of Science in Criminal Justice in 1879. He was in contact with Whistler in 1878, only, as far as is known, in a legal capacity.


Foster, Joseph, Men at the Bar, London, 1886; Law Society Calendar, London, 1887; The City of London Directory, London, 1871; Kelly's London Postal Directory, 1862, 1881; The Times, London, Monday, 9 March 1914, p. 6