The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler
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System Number: 11338
Date: [1883/1884?][1]
Author: Walter Richard Sickert[2]
Place: [London]
Recipient: Edith Emma Marzetti[3]
Place: [London]
Repository: Library of Congress
Call Number: Manuscript Division, Pennell-Whistler Collection, PWC 13/1199/7
Document Type: TLc

Dear Miss Waller,

This message of Mr. Whistler[4]'s is a base libel. Don't believe a word of it.

W. Sickert.

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1.  [1883/1884?]
Dated by references in JW's undated letter to Miss Waller (see below).

2.  Walter Richard Sickert
Walter Richard Sickert (1860-1942), artist and writer on art [more].

3.  Edith Emma Marzetti
Edith Emma Marzetti (1865-1924), née Waller [more].

4.  message of Mr. Whistler
JW's letter blamed Sickert for confusion over a portrait sitting for Scherzo in Blue: The Blue Girl (YMSM 226) (#09592).