Documents associated with: Ostrorog, Leon
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System Number: 04354
Date: 16 April 1889
Author: Count Ostrorog
Recipient: William Christian Symons
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler O19
Document Type: MsLS
DAY AND ELECTRIC LIGHT STUDIOS. = LIFT.
164, REGENT STREET,
April 16th 1889
I have much pleasure in enclosing cheque, value £1. 1. -, and beg you will forward me a ticket for the Complimentary Dinner to Mr. J. McNeill Whistler.
Thanking you in advance I remain, Dear Sir,
for Count Ostrorog
W. Christian Symons Eqre
'Count Ostrorog'W. Christian Symons Esq
55 Park Road
[stamp:] POSTAGE AND INLAND REVENUE / ONE PENNY
[postmark:] LONDON-W / X / AP17 / 89 / 5
[postmark:] LONDON. N. [W.] / L X / [...rest missing...]
[on flap, printed in red:] 'WALERY'
Written across the letterhead.
A dinner, to congratulate JW on being made an Honorary Member of the Royal Academy of Munich, was held at the Criterion in Piccadilly on 1 May 1889. It was organised by W. C. Symons. JW took an active part in promoting it and deciding who should or should not be invited.
6. 'Count Ostrorog'
Written in another hand.