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The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler
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System Number: 00800
Date: [26 March 1887?][1]
Author: Sarah Frances Ramsay[2]
Place: London
Recipient: Charles James Whistler Hanson[3]
Place: [London]
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler D6
Document Type: AL[4]


COUNTESS OF DALHOUSIE,
5. HEREFORD GARDENS.

I find that the picture was sent, & it is only the name that was wanted - it is - "Rio Janeiro Harbour Sunset[5]["] - I should like to know what price was put on, because I wanted to put a good deal on as I do not much want to sell it.

I hope there will be [p. 2] no mistake about the name. I always exhibit under the name of J. Ramsay, & do not wish my real name known.


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Notes:

1.  [26 March 1887?]
This letter probably dates from immediately after her letter to Hanson dated 25 March 1887 (#00799).

2.  Sarah Frances Ramsay
Sarah Frances Ramsay (d. 1904), née Robertson, Countess of Dalhousie, artist [more].

3.  Charles James Whistler Hanson
Charles James Whistler Hanson (1870-1935), engineer, son of JW and Louisa Fanny Hanson [more].

4.  AL
This is a note written on a visiting card.

5.  Rio Janeiro Harbour Sunset
S. F. Ramsay, Countess of Dalhousie, Rio Janeiro Harbour Sunset (z202).