MR WHISTLER REQUESTS THAT HE MAY HAVE THE HONOR OF
THE COMPANY OF
Mr. and Mrs. Jopling and friends
AT A PRIVATE VIEW OF
PAINTINGS - "VARIOUS"
"NOTES" - "HARMONIES" - "NOCTURNES".
SATURDAY, MAY 17.
MESSRS DOWDESWELL'S GALLERIES,
133, NEW BOND ST
TWO DOORS FROM THE GROSVENOR GALLERY.
"ARRANGEMENT IN FLESH COLOR & GREY".
For Heaven's sake!
Have you had your cards?
If not, dear Mrs Louise, do come with the enclosed.
1. 17 May 
Dated from almanac and exhibition (see below).
Published in Jopling, Louise, Twenty Years of My Life, 1867 to 1887, London, 1925, p. 226; our transcription has been formatted to tally with the invitation card as it was originally printed (see #00831).
4. NOTES - HARMONIES - NOCTURNES
JW's first one-man show at Messrs Dowdeswell and Dowdeswell's gallery, 133 New Bond Street, was entitled 'Notes' - 'Harmonies' - 'Nocturnes'.