UNIVERSITY of GLASGOW

The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler
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System Number: 01816
Date: 16 October 1884
Author: Algernon Graves[1]
Place: London
Recipient: JW
Place: [London]
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler G182a
Document Type: ALS


[coat of arms with crown and shield]
HENRY GRAVES & CO.
PRINTSELLERS & PUBLISHERS

6 PALL MALL,
LONDON, S. W.

Octr 16th 1884

Dear Mr Whistler

on the other side I send you copies of letters[2] I have received in answer to mine about the Carlyle[3][.] I am sorry for it as I think in a National Collection - it would have kept you before the British public in your grandest work

I remain
Yours faithfully

Algernon Graves


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Notes:

1.  Algernon Graves
Algernon Graves (1845-1922), of H. Graves and Co., print dealers [more].

2.  copies of letters
The two copies enclosed were from John Miller Gray (1850-1894), of the Scottish National Portrait Gallery, Edinburgh [more] and George Roland Halkett (1855-1918), artist, critic and political cartoonist, both 15 October 1884 (#01817, #13340).

3.  Carlyle
Arrangement in Grey and Black, No. 2: Portrait of Thomas Carlyle (YMSM 137).