The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler
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System Number: 00179
Date: 21 December 1887
Author: JW
Place: [London]
Recipient: Craibe Angus and Son[1]
Place: Glasgow
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler A178
Document Type: MsWc[2]

[telegraph form:]


Dec 21 '87[3]

TO { Angus
159 Queen Street

Kindly return proofs Finette[4] today have sold them[.] Whistler

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1.  Craibe Angus & Son
J. Craibe Angus, art dealer, of Craibe Angus and Son, Glasgow [more]; and William Craibe Angus (1830-1899), Glasgow art dealer [more]. Angus had expected to buy the etching, mentioned in his letter of 19 December 1887 (#00178).

2.  MsWc
Written in the hand of Charles James Whistler Hanson (1870-1935), engineer, son of JW and Louisa Fanny Hanson [more].

3.  Dec 21 '87
The date has been written in the space intended for the postmark.

4.  Finette
Finette (K.58).