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System Number: 00920
Date: 21 February [1891][1]
Author: JW
Place: [London]
Recipient: Stéphane Mallarmé[2]
Place: [Paris]
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler D126
Document Type: MsD[3]



1 - "The Steps[4]" -                12. gs
2 - The Balcony[5] -                15.
3 - The Drawbridge[6] -             10.
4 - Zaandam[7] -                    10.
5 - Little Amsterdam[8] -           10.
6 - "The Barbers Shop[9]" Chelsea - 12.
                                 72. 9. 

          'Sent to Mr Mallarmé[10] Feb 21.'



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Envelope:

J. McNiel [sic] Whistler Esq
21 Cheyne Walk
Chelsea
[stamp:] POSTAGE & REVENUE / ONE HALFPENNY
[postmark:] H. J / 21 2 91 / S. W


Notes:

1.  21 February [1891]
Year dated from postmark. JW kept a dated copy of this transaction in his ledger (#13007).

2.  Stéphane Mallarmé
Stéphane Mallarmé (1842-1898), Symbolist writer and poet [more].

3.  MsD
This document consists of a piece of paper; the sheet has been folded in half, has had a stamp affixed, and has been posted without using an envelope. The list was written by JW, the last line by another hand, and the envelope by a third hand.

4.  The Steps
Steps, Amsterdam (K.403).

5.  The Balcony
Balcony, Amsterdam (K.405).

6.  The Drawbridge
Little Drawbridge, Amsterdam (K.412).

7.  Zaandam
Zaandam (K.416).

8.  Little Amsterdam
Little Nocturne, Amsterdam (K.414).

9.  The Barbers Shop
The Barber's (K.271).

10.  Mr Mallarmé
This line was written in an unknown hand.