The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler
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System Number: 04370
Date: [15 July 1882?][1]
Author: JW
Place: London
Recipient: Samuel Wreford Paddon[2]
Place: [London]
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler P9
Document Type: ALSc

No 5[3]

I could have wished that you had executed yourself more gracefully - but I suppose, my dear Paddon, this might not be -

tant pis!. -

Accept again my sympathies -
Adieu -

J. McNeill Whistler

13. Tite Street - Chelsea

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1.  [15 July 1882?]
This letter was published in Whistler, James McNeill, Correspondence. Paddon Papers. The Owl and the Cabinet, London, [1882], No. XIII; and although not dated in the publication, it is part of a dated sequence and comes after Paddon's letter to JW of 14 July 1882 (#09530).

2.  Samuel Wreford Paddon
Samuel Wreford Paddon (b. 1843), diamond merchant and collector [more].

3.  No. 5
This number was added in JW's hand, presumably when he was collating his drafts and copies of the correspondence for publication.