I am off to see about the arrival of Carmen - for as there has been no telegram, I suppose there has been no hitch! -
Mr Heinemann will probably call upon you both tomorrow afternoon -
In great haste!
J McN W
49. Boulevard Montparnasse
[stamp:] POSTAGE & REVENUE / 2 1/2d
[postmark:] LONDON / 9 / OC 25 / 01
1. [25 October 1901]
Date of postmark.
The envelope has a mourning border.
Carmen Rossi, model, proprietess of the Académie Carmen [more]. JW suspected that Carmen had been pilfering works from his studio and had arranged with Addams for her to be sent over to London to see him. See JW to I. Addams, #00091, #04817.