UNIVERSITY of GLASGOW

The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler
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System Number: 04173
Date: 9 December 1892
Author: Albert Moore[1]
Place: London
Recipient: JW
Place: [Paris]
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler M443
Document Type: ALS


2 Spenser [sic] Street, Victoria St. S. W.

Decem 9 / 92

Dear Whistler,

I expect my letter[2] puzzled you a good deal - I was pleased for the moment because I had got the money in the nick of time for something that was pressing - It was also agreeable to kick that Scot[3], but I lost sight of the fact that he was making off with my purse - Therefore, as you remark, the less said about Yorkshire the better - However, please realise that my hands were tied, so that the kick was all I was able to do - So now, my dear James I hope I hope I have modified to a certain extent the scolding that you have doubtless been meditating.

yrs sincerely

Albert Moore


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Notes:

1.  Albert Moore
Albert Joseph Moore (1841-1893), painter [more].

2.  letter
#04171 and #04172.

3.  Scot
Alexander Reid (1854-1936), Glasgow dealer [more].