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The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler
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System Number: 01239
Date: 21 January 1892
Author: Marcus Bourne Huish[1]
Place: London
Recipient: JW
Place: [Paris]
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler F171
Document Type: ALS


BY SPECIAL APPOINTMENT TO H. R. H. THE PRINCE OF WALES.
[royal coat of arms]
FIRST SPECIAL AWARD / SYDNEY INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITION, 1879.
MELBOURNE, 1880.
DIPLOMA OF HONOUR VIENNA, 1883.
TELEGRAPHIC ADDRESS: "FINART, LONDON." [...]

THE FINE ART SOCIETY, LIMD
148, NEW BOND ST. / W.

Jan 21st 1892

Dear Mr Whistler

How about the Venice Etchings[2] we asked you to print for us & which indirectly I hear have been done, & very well done?

When may we hope [p. 2] to have them?

Faithy yrs

Marcus B Huish


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Notes:

1.  Marcus Bourne Huish
Marcus Bourne Huish (1843 - d.1921), barrister, writer and art dealer, Director of the Fine Art Society [more].

2.  Venice Etchings
Mr Whistler's Etchings of Venice, 1880 (the first 'Venice Set') (K. 183-189, 191-195). (excat 5). JW's sarcastic reply is #01240.