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System Number: 03487
Date: [24 July 1888?][1]
Author: Charles James Whistler Hanson[2]
Place: [London]
Recipient: [Roland F.] Knoedler[3]
Place: [London]
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler LB 7/24
Document Type: ALd


Dear Sir

I beg to enclose copy of list of etchings, with & their prices present prices, of with proofs of which Mr Whistler would be prepared to furnish you. I also send Mr Whistler's account for the proofs the which according to your desire, I delivered to Mr Buck[4] for you.

And I am
Dear Sir
Fai[thfu]lly [Messrs?]


P. S. P. S. You will notice that "Nashs Fruit Shop"[5] on the new list has been raised for the future to ten guineas £10 - 10 - 0 pera proof. You have had Consequently the one that you have received for six guineas you can offer in the market for ten guineas.

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1.  [24 July 1888?]
Dated from sequence of draft/copy letters written by Hanson in JW's letterbook. However the date could also be c. 27 July 1888, the first date on #13080 (see note below).

2.  Charles James Whistler Hanson
Charles James Whistler Hanson (1870-1935), engineer, son of JW and Louisa Fanny Hanson [more]. #13080 appears to be a copy of Knoedler's account with JW (with 'Nashs Fruit Shop' still at six guineas). The dates on the account run from 27 July 1888 to 20 July 1889.

3.  [Roland F.] Knoedler
Perhaps Roland F. Knoedler, art dealer (see #13080).

4.  Mr Buck
Perhaps J. H. Buck, employee of the Goupil Gallery, London.

5.  'Nashs Fruit Shop'
T.A.Nash's Fruit-Shop (K.263).