System Number: 05748
Date: 7 June 1892
Author: David Croal Thomson
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler T93
Document Type: ALS
[Royal coat of arms]
THE GOUPIL GALLERY
BOUSSOD, VALADON & CO.
116 & 117, NEW BOND STREET, W.
TELEGRAMS, - BOUSSOD, LONDON.
7 June 1892
Enclosed is a letter from Sir William Eden which came here this morning - we were closed yesterday being Bank Holiday. We have given him your address confidentially & we expect he will call to see you.
Album. Will you kindly take this [p. 2] in hand now & let us have it settled. The season is far advancing.
Richards. We hope to get these off tomorrow. Whitsuntide has interfered with business
Peacock Room. The P. M. Budget goes this evening & we will get the photo in a few days. As for the Room it is only through the Pall Mall or some one else we can get it done. We never were very good friends with the heirs of the late F. R. L. & after our Whistler Show we are worse than ever! We [p. 3] wrote & sent specially to ask their heirs to permit the Potter Palmers to see the house. Mrs Prinsep alone was in & she
said a sent a note to say her husband would write but he did not do so.
Enclosed is a list of those who have paid frames with notes as to what you ask
Yours vy truly
[stamped:] BOUSSOD VALADON & CO.
D. C. Thomson
J McN. Whistler Eq
Photographs of oils shown in Nocturnes, Marines and Chevalet Pieces, Boussod, Valadon & Cie, Goupil Gallery, London, 1892. The album was published the following year (Whistler, James McNeill, The Whistler Album: Nocturnes, Marines, Chevalet Pieces, London, 1893).
6. P. M.
Pall Mall Budget, 16 June 1892, repr. pp. 864-65.