UNIVERSITY of GLASGOW

The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler
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System Number: 04209
Date: [29 June 1891][1]
Author: Adolf Paulus[2]
Place: Munich
Recipient: JW
Place: London
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler M479
Document Type: W


[Telegraph form:]

POST OFFICE TELEGRAPHS.

[postmark:] CHELSEA B. O. / CALE ST. S. W. / JU29 / 91

HANDED IN AT THE Munchen OFFICE AT 3.10 p.M., RECEIVED HERE AT 4.[0]9 p.M.

TO { Chevalier[3] Mcneill Whistler London
21 Cheyne Walk

Sincere thanks for amiable letter[4]

happy that you send two pictures[5] I requested goldschmidt[6] to send

Paulus


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Notes:

1.  [29 June 1891]
Dated from postmark.

2.  Adolf Paulus
Adolf Paulus (b. 1851), business manager of the Kϋnstlergenossenschaft and instigator of the Munich Secession in 1893 [more].

3.  Chevalier
JW was a Chevalier de la légion d'honneur.

4.  letter
Not located. Paulus' previous extant letter is dated 23 January 1891 (#04208), although it does discuss the Munich exhibition which is the topic of this telegram.

5.  two pictures
For exhibition in 6th Internationale Kunst-Austellung, Munich, 1892.

6.  goldschmidt
Otto Goldschmidt (1829-1907), pianist, conductor, composer and impresario [more].