The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler
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System Number: 08877
Date: 19 February 1879
Author: Louis Herrman[1]
Place: London
Recipient: Dod and Longstaffe[2]
Place: [London]
Repository: Library of Congress
Call Number: Manuscript Division, Pennell Whistler Collection, PWC
Document Type: ALS


L. Herman's Art Gallery
60 Great Russell Street
opposite the British Museum

Feby 19 79

Messrs Dod & Longstaffe

Mr Whistler comes with this note & will pay you £10 and the remaining £100 on the 10th March and you will Stay further proceedings till then

L. Herrman

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1.  Louis Herrman
Louis Herrman (b. 1810 or 1811), of Gilby and Herrman, artists' suppliers, later a picture dealer [more].

2.  Dod and Longstaffe
Lawyers. JW petitioned to be declared bankrupt in January and was declared 'insolvent' on 6 May 1879. This document came with JW's bankruptcy papers to James Anderson Rose (1819-1890), solicitor [more].

3.  ['mene'?]
Written in another hand at top left.