The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler
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System Number: 02044
Date: 26 July [1886][1]
Author: Augustus Harris[2]
Place: Waltham Cross, Herts.
Recipient: JW
Place: [London]
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler H145
Document Type: ALS

Theobalds Park
Waltham Cross

July 26th


Lady Meux[3] desires me to write & tell you that she wants to have her picture[4] this week as she is having her furs altered.

Yours resp[ectful]ly

A. Harris.

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1.  26 July [1886]
Dated by reference to furs, which also occurs in a telegram from Lady Meux to JW dated 29 July 1886 (#04067).

2.  Augustus Harris
A. Harris, secretary to Lady Meux.

3.  Lady Meux
Lady Valerie Susan ('Susie') Meux (1847-1910), née Langdon, collector and patroness [more].

4.  her picture
She was supposed to be posing for the third of JW's portraits of her, Portrait of Lady Meux in Furs (YMSM 230).