System Number: 02350
Date: 28 July 1899
Author: John Lavery
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler I90
Document Type: ALS
5, CROMWELL PLACE,
SOUTH KENSINGTON, S. W.
July 28th 99
My dear Mr. Whistler -
Just a line to thank you for your very kind note and to tell you that everything is going as you desire.
Mr. Webb has been appointed,
The Fêté was a success - though we shall not make anything to speak of from [p. 2] the proceeds.
We shall be able to settle up without a call being made on the guarantors.
Guthrie has gone into the finance of last year and this year the report of which he will send you with the minutes
There will be another meeting [p. 3] on Tuesday to put everything in order for Webb's arrival
All this you will receive fully explained
Please excuse haste
1. John Lavery
John Lavery (1856-1941), painter [more], Vice President of the International Society of Sculptors, Painters and Gravers. The 2nd Exhibition, Pictures, Drawings, Prints and Sculptures, International Society of Sculptors, Painters and Gravers, London, 1899 opened in May 1899.