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The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler
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System Number: 02592
Date: 23 July 1877
Author: JW
Place: London
Recipient: Frederick Richards Leyland[1]
Place: Liverpool and London
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler L127
Document Type: AWcS[2]


[printed telegraph form]

[POST O]FFICE TELEGRAPHS. [etc.]

July 23. 1877.

FROM
J. Whistler -
96. Cheyne Walk -
Chelsea

TO
F. R. Leyland
Woolton Hall -
near Liverpool -
also
49. Princes Gate -
London

Dear Leyland

A thousand thanks[.] It is really too kind and nice of you to give me your permission to publish the correspondence[3] -

'No. 18' [4]


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Notes:

1.  Frederick Richards Leyland
Frederick Richards Leyland (1832-1892), ship-owner and art collector [more].

2.  AWcS
This was a copy written by JW on a telegraph form. The actual telegram has not been located.

3.  correspondence
Drafts and copies of earlier correspondence, recording stages in the breakdown in the patron-painter relationship, include #02588, #02589 and #02590. JW's plans to publish the correspondence, which included making copies of it and numbering the letters in sequence, came to nothing.

4.  'No. 18'
Written in pencil in bottom left corner, triple underlined, in JW's hand.