UNIVERSITY of GLASGOW

The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler
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System Number: 07786
Date: [9 March 1894][1]
Author: JW
Place: Paris
Recipient: Joseph Pennell[2]
Place: London
Repository: Library of Congress
Call Number: Manuscript Division, Pennell-Whistler Collection, PWC 272/3/5
Document Type: ALS


110. Rue du Bac - Paris

Are we really to expect you over here soon?

When? -

Also meanwhile what news?

[butterfly signature]

Write a line -

Have had[3] invitation to become a Vice-president of your Society[4] -

Shall accept with pleasure -


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Envelope:

[postcard:] CARTE POSTALE [...]

M Joseph Pennell Esq.
14. Buckingham Street
Strand
London
Angleterre.
[stamp:] POSTE / REPUBLIQUE FRANÇAISE / 10
[postmark:] PARIS 20 / 195 B[OULEVAR]D ST GERMAIN / 5E 9 / MARS / 94
[postmark on p. 1:] LONDON. W. C. / C. X. / 8 A / MR 10 / 94


Notes:

1.  [9 March 1894]
Dated from postmark.

2.  Joseph Pennell
Joseph Pennell (1860-1926), printer and illustrator, JW's biographer [more].

3.  Have had ... pleasure
Written in the margin.

4.  your Society
See the letter from F. W. Sullivan, Society of Illustrators, to JW on 26 February 1894, #05506.