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System Number: 13084
Date: 29 June 1891[1]
Author: JW[2]
Place: [London]
Recipient: Frank J. Hecker[3]
Place: [Michigan]
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler NB 1/114
Document Type: MsD


    F. J. Hecker Esq (Through Mr Freer[4])       '114'[5]
1890             
May 15 1 The Lace Curtain[6] 1 £12 12 0
1891.       by cheque -    
June 29. 1 "Cameo No 1" (proof. No. 5) 1 £10 10 0

 


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Notes:

1.  29 June 1891
Final date on document. Dated in ledger 15 May 1890 and 29 June 1891, confirmed by letters (#11667).

2.  JW
Written in two different hands. The first is unknown; the second may be that of Rosalind Birnie Philip (1873-1958), JW's sister-in-law [more].

3.  Frank J. Hecker
Col. Frank J. Hecker (1846-1927), partner of C. L. Freer, Michigan and Peninsular Car Company [more].

4.  Mr Freer
Charles Lang Freer (1856-1919), industrialist, collector and founder of the Freer Gallery of Art [more]. See letter and ledger entries on 15 May 1890 (#11667, #13066).

5.  '114'
Printed page number.

6.  The Lace Curtain
The Embroidered Curtain (K.410), and Cameo No.1 (Mother and Child) (K.347).