System Number: 09113
Date: [9/12 June 1884]
Recipient: Isabella Stewart Gardner
Repository: Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, Boston, Massachusetts
Document Type: ALS
Dear Mrs Gardner -
However I have written a line
ofon my card which I enclose - if you will present it at the door of Messrs Dowdeswell's Gallery - [p. 2] No 133. New Bond Street, they will have great pleasure in showing you, what there is -
I shall be delighted also to receive you in my studio. 13. Tite Street
Can you come there tomorrow at 4 o'clock? A line by tonights post would quite be in time to let me know -
J. McNeill Whistler
1. [9/12 June 1884]
Dated from exhibition reference and address.
2. Isabella Stewart Gardner
Isabella Stewart Gardner (1840-1924), née Stewart, collector [more]. She later owned works such as Nocturne: Blue and Silver - Battersea Reach (YMSM 152) and Blue and Orange: Sweet Shop (YMSM 263).
JW's exhibition, 'Notes' - 'Harmonies' - 'Nocturnes', Messrs Dowdeswell, London, 1884, opened on 17 May 1884. The works included 61 oils, watercolours and pastels, and a catalogue designed by JW.