The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler
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System Number: 08665
Date: 27 January 1887
Author: JW
Place: [London]
Recipient: Dowdeswell[1] and Dowdeswell
Place: [London]
Repository: Library of Congress
Call Number: Rare Books and Manuscripts Division
Document Type: ADcS


Jan. 27. 1887

Nocturne Palaces[2]. Four proofs & one destroyed one -   5 [tick]
The Bridge.. Thirty three proofs & one destroyed one -.  34 [tick]
Plates destroyed
"Nocturne Palaces", "The Bridge" - . 2 


J. McNeill Whistler

Received for Messrs Dowdeswell -

W A Killen[3]

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1.  Dowdeswell
Dowdeswell and Dowdeswell, print dealers.

2.  Nocturne Palaces
The etchings Nocturne: Palaces (K.202) and The Bridge (K.204) were both printed for A Set of twenty-six etchings of Venice, 1886 (the second 'Venice set') (K.196-216, 233-237). (excat 6). JW's copy of the receipt is #13023.

3.  W A Killen
This document was written by JW but signed by W. A. Killen, employee of Messrs Dowdeswell.