The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler
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System Number: 00886
Date: 5 January 1887
Author: W. A. Killen[1]
Place: [London]
Recipient: JW
Place: [London]
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler D92
Document Type: MsDS[2]

Received for Messrs Dowdeswells[3] - following proofs:

Turkeys[4] - . 2
Upright Venice  4.
Riva No. 2 -  8.
Long Venice -  6.
Bridge -  5.
Furnace Nocturne -  6  


Jan. 5. 1887 -

W A Killen

[p. 2, printed letterhead of the Incorporated Society of British Artists, London]

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1.  W. A. Killen
W. A. Killen, employee of Messrs Dowdeswell.

2.  MsDS
The list was written by JW and signed by Killen.

3.  Messrs Dowdeswells
Dowdeswell and Dowdeswell, print dealers and publishers. Their copy of this receipt is #08661.

4.  Turkeys
The etchings listed - Turkeys (K.199), Upright Venice (K.205), The Riva, No.2 (K.206), Long Venice (K.212), The Bridge (K.204) and Nocturne: Furnace (K.213) - are all for A Set of twenty-six etchings of Venice, 1886 (the second 'Venice set') (K.196-216, 233-237). (excat 6).