The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler
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System Number: 09460
Date: [13 September 1890][1]
Author: JW
Place: [London]
Recipient: Editor, Sunday Times[2]
Place: London
Repository: Published
Document Type: PL[3]

To the Editor of the SUNDAY TIMES.

SIR, -

I beg to enclose copies of correspondence between my solicitors[4] and the Editor of the St. James's Gazette. If you do not think it wearisome, kindly publish it in your issue of to-morrow.


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1.  [13 September 1890]
This letter was presumably written the day before its publication in the Sunday Times (see below).

2.  Editor, Sunday Times
Not identified.

3.  PL
#09460, #13260, #13194, #13195 and #09461 were published in 'Mr. Whistler and the St. James's Gazette', Sunday Times, 14 September 1890; and in 'Mr. Whistler and the St. James's Gazette', Whirlwind, 20 September 1890 (GUL pc 11, pp. 25, 27). An apology was printed in the St James's Gazette on 16 September 1890.

4.  my solicitors
George Webb (b. ca 1835), of G. and W. Webb. lawyer [more]; and William Webb (b. ca 1851), of G. and W. Webb, lawyer [more].