The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler
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System Number: 00868
Date: 28 July 1886
Author: Walter Dowdeswell[1]
Place: [London]
Recipient: JW
Place: [London]
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler D74
Document Type: MsDS

'Received from J McN. Whistler
following proofs:

Little Court[2].     .... 10. 
Drury Lane.       ...  10.
Lobster pots.     ...  12.
Ponte Piovan.     ..... 2.
Quiet Canal.     ..... 10.

                                  July 28. 1886.'

               Walter Dowdeswell.[3]

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1.  Walter Dowdeswell
This was written by JW and signed by Walter Dowdeswell (1858-1929), art dealer [more]. Messrs Dowdeswell published A Set of twenty-six etchings of Venice, 1886 (the second 'Venice set') (K.196-216, 233-237). (excat 6).

2.  Little Court
The etchings listed are Little Court (K.236), Drury Lane (K.237), Lobster Pots (K.235), Ponte del Piovan (K.209), Quiet Canal (K.214), all for the second 'Venice set'. JW had asked for these to be collected (see JW to C. W. Dowdeswell, 27 July [2886], #08638).

3.  Walter Dowdeswell.
Signed in pink ink.