The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler
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System Number: 00869
Date: 28 July 1886
Author: Walter Dowdeswell[1]
Place: [London]
Recipient: JW
Place: [London]
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler D75
Document Type: MsDS[2]

'Received from J McN. Whistler
Proofs as follows - :

Nocturne Palaces[3]    -          16.
Balcony - .......               5
Rialto .............           19.
San Biagio .....                1.
Bridge ........                 5.
Upright Venice ......           2 -       July 28. 1886.
Riva No. 2. ...                 1.
Long Lagoon . . . .             9.
Salute Dawn .                   3.'

                  Walter Dowdeswell.

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1.  Walter Dowdeswell
Walter Dowdeswell (1858-1929), art dealer [more].

2.  MsDS
This document is written in JW's hand, except for the signature, which is that of Dowdeswell. JW had written to Messrs Dowdeswell the previous day to say some etchings were ready for collection (#08638).

3.  Nocturne Palaces
These etchings, Nocturne: Palaces (K.202), The Balcony (K.207), The Rialto (K.211), San Biagio (K.197), The Bridge (K.204), Upright Venice (K.205), The Riva, No.2 (K.206), Long Lagoon (K.203), La Salute: Dawn (K.215), were all published in A Set of twenty-six etchings of Venice, 1886 (the second 'Venice set') (K.196-216, 233-237). (excat 6).