System Number: 03521
Date: 12 February 1889
Recipient: Robert Walker
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler LB 7/56/1
Document Type: MsWc
Walker, 175 Sauchiehall Street
Feb. 12. 89 / a. m.
Shameful imposition critics ridiculous their nature to vide Doctor Watts but how could your painters look at Portrait and believe other possible brutal frame enough God knows please send photograph and deny officially in papers immediately thank Hamilton Maxwell Whistler
3. Telegram to
A painting said to be by JW, Anon., Dream of Morning off Gravesend(z207), owned by Andrew J. Kirkpatrick (d. 1900), merchant and collector, Chairman, Council of the Glasgow Institute of Fine Arts [more], had been exhibited at 28th Exhibition of Works of Modern Artists, Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts, Glasgow, 1889 (cat. no. 472), as well as one by JW, Arrangement in Grey and Black: Portrait of the Painter's Mother (YMSM 101). See also JW's letter to Robert Walker, 28 February 1889, #03527.