UNIVERSITY of GLASGOW

The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler
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System Number: 00518
Date: 11 September 1895
Author: Janey Sevilla Campbell[1]
Place: London
Recipient: JW
Place: [Lyme Regis?]
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler C19
Document Type: ALS[2]


14 Hill St
Knightsbridge

Dear Jimmy,

The Goupil gallery won't give up the negative of your picture of me for that Book of Beauty[3] [p. 2] I spoke of without yr. written consent.

I went about it -

Would you mind writing to me your writ consent signed with the butterfly. [p. 3] It is the only way[;] the butterfly is to be printed beneath the photograph.

With vy best love to Trix[4]
Yrs very truly.

Janey S Campbell

Sept 11. / 95


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Notes:

1.  Janey Sevilla Campbell
Janey Sevilla Campbell (ca 1846 - d.1923), née Callander, Lady Archibald Campbell [more].

2.  ALS
A floral pattern appears around the paper's edge on p. 1.

3.  Book of Beauty
She wanted to reproduce Arrangement in Black: La Dame au brodequin jaune - Portrait of Lady Archibald Campbell (YMSM 242).

4.  Trix
Beatrix Whistler (1857-1896), née Beatrice Philip, artist [more].