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The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler
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System Number: 05745
Date: [25 May 1892][1]
Author: David Croal Thomson[2]
Place: London
Recipient: JW
Place: [London]
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler T90
Document Type: MsD[3]


[royal coat of arms]
THE GOUPIL GALLERY
BOUSSOD, VALADON & CO.
116 & 117, NEW BOND STREET, W.
TELEGRAMS, - BOUSSOD, LONDON.

Portfolio No. 1[4]

Catalogue Number

14 The Gold Screen[5]
11 Opal & Silver
19 Grey & Gold - Westminster Bridge
13 Valparaiso
18 Blue & Silver Chelsea
 9 Nocturne Blue & Silver
24 Nocturne Bognor
39 Crepuscle in Opal
17 Blue & Silver Battersea Reach
32 Nocturne Black & Gold
42 Portrait of Carlyle
23   "    of Miss Alexander
43   "      Lady Meux
33 The Little White Girl

P. T. O.

[p. 2] Catalogue Number

 2 The Symphony in White No. III
31 Old Battersea Bridge
28 Blue & Gold Valparaiso
15 The Ocean
 4 Blue & Gold Old Battersea Bridge
 6 Trafalgar Square Snow
 7 The Fire Wheel.


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Notes:

1.  [25 May 1892]
This list was enclosed with letter #05741, and relates to Nocturnes, Marines and Chevalet Pieces, Boussod, Valadon & Cie, Goupil Gallery, London, 1892.

2.  David Croal Thomson
David Croal Thomson (1855-1930), art dealer [more].

3.  MsD
Written in another hand, probably that of a clerk.

4.  Portfolio No. 1
An album of photographs, mainly of works exhibited in Nocturnes, Marines and Chevalet Pieces, Boussod, Valadon & Cie, Goupil Gallery, London, 1892.

5.  The Gold Screen
The works in this list included; Caprice in Purple and Gold: The Golden Screen (YMSM 60), Nocturne: Silver and Opal - Chelsea (YMSM 309), Nocturne: Grey and Gold - Westminster Bridge (YMSM 145), Crepuscule in Flesh Colour and Green: Valparaiso (YMSM 73), Nocturne: Blue and Silver - Chelsea (YMSM 103), Nocturne in Blue and Silver (YMSM 113), Nocturne: Blue and Silver - Bognor (YMSM 100), Crepuscule in Opal: Trouville (YMSM 67), Nocturne: Blue and Silver - Battersea Reach (YMSM 119), Nocturne in Black and Gold (YMSM 167), Arrangement in Grey and Black, No. 2: Portrait of Thomas Carlyle (YMSM 137), Harmony in Grey and Green: Miss Cicely Alexander (YMSM 129), Harmony in Pink and Grey: Portrait of Lady Meux (YMSM 229), Symphony in White, No. 2: The Little White Girl (YMSM 52), Symphony in White, No. 3 (YMSM 61), Blue and Silver: Screen, with Old Battersea Bridge (YMSM 139), Nocturne in Blue and Gold: Valparaiso Bay (YMSM 76), Symphony in Grey and Green: The Ocean (YMSM 72), Nocturne: Blue and Gold - Old Battersea Bridge (YMSM 140), Nocturne: Trafalgar Square - Snow (YMSM 173), Nocturne: Black and Gold - The Fire Wheel (YMSM 169).