System Number: 00530
Date: [16 December 1902]
Recipient: Richard Albert Canfield
Place: New York
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler C31
Document Type: MsWc
Canfield 5 East 44 Street New York -
Cable detailed story Montesquiou purchase. What refusals what sum irresistably [sic] accepted
1. [16 December 1902]
Dated by the copyist.
The copy is in Canfield's hand. It is accompanied by the note: 'Cablegram from Mr Whistler to Mr Canfield - Dec 16th 1902'.
4. Montesquiou purchase
Comte Robert de Montesquiou-Fezensac (1855-1921), Symbolist writer and poet, and collector [more]. He had sold Arrangement in Black and Gold: Comte Robert de Montesquiou-Fezensac (YMSM 398) to Canfield.