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The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler
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System Number: 09301
Date: [25 November 1891][1]
Author: JW
Place: [London]
Recipient: Stéphane Mallarmé[2]
Place: [Paris]
Repository: Private Collection
Document Type: W[3]


[telegraph form (Fr.):]

[postmark:] BOURSE / PARIS / 25 NOV 91

P DE LONDON 5978 10 9 / 10 =

ACCEPTE LA SOMME DICTEE = WHISTLER


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Translation:

ACCEPT THE SUM INDICATED = WHISTLER


Notes:

1.  [25 November 1891]
Dated from postmark.

2.  Stéphane Mallarmé
Stéphane Mallarmé (1842-1898), Symbolist writer and poet [more]. This is a reply to his letter, #03828. The sum was for the purchase by the French Government of Arrangement in Grey and Black: Portrait of the Painter's Mother (YMSM 101).

3.  W
This was exhibited in James McNeill Whistler, peintre et graveur 1834-1903: Prélude A Whistler, Centre Culturel Américain, Paris, 1961 (cat. no. 72).