The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler
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System Number: 04067
Date: [29 July 1886][1]
Author: Valerie Susan Meux[2]
Place: [London]
Recipient: JW
Place: London
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler M338
Document Type: W[3]

[telegraph form:] POST OFFICE TELEGRAPHS.

[postmark:] WALHAM - GREEN - B. O. / S. W. / A / JY 29 / 86

HANDED IN AT THE } [Old Down?] St W OFFICE AT 9. 35 [a].M., RECEIVED HERE AT } 10. 2 [a].M.
TO { Whistler
454 Fulham Rd

Can Alice[4] come this morning[.] You cannot have the dress after this week as it will be made in to a cloak[.] reply paid

Lady Meux

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1.  [29 July 1886]
Dated by postmark.

2.  Valerie Susan Meux
Lady Valerie Susan ('Susie') Meux (1847-1910), née Langdon, collector and patroness [more]. Her secretary, A. Harris, wrote to JW on the same subject on 26 July 1886 (#02044). Portrait of Lady Meux in Furs (YMSM 230), was never completed.

3.  W
JW's reply is written on the back (see #04068).

4.  Alice
Lady Meux's maid.