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The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler
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System Number: 02963
Date: [10/14 June 1894][1]
Author: JW
Place: Paris
Recipient: Marcus Bourne Huish[2]
Place: [London]
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler LB 3/27
Document Type: ALS


110. Rue du Bac. Paris.

Dear Mr. Huish.

I really will try & find you the couple of proofs you want[3] -

How is it that neither you nor Mr. Brown[4] ever appear in Paris? -

[p. 2] Business I am told is desperate in London? - so I hear on all sides -

Very sincerely

J. McN. Whistler

I suppose you don't want to buy any lithographs[5]? 2 & 3 gs a proof, & 15 per cent discount.


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Notes:

1.  [10/14 June 1894]
This may be a reply to a letter from M. B. Huish to JW, dated 8 June, #01270; see also Huish's reply to this letter, dated 15 June 1894, #01271.

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

3.  proofs you want
The Doorway (K.188) and The Beggars (K.194). See #01270.

4.  Mr. Brown
Ernest George Brown (1853 or 1854-1915), assistant manager at the Fine Art Society [more].

5.  lithographs
Huish answered that he could sell some (#01271).