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The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler
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System Number: 11034
Date: [1889?][1]
Author: Aglaia Coronio[2]
Place: [London]
Recipient: JW
Place: [London]
Repository: Published
Document Type: PLfc[3]


[...] I can live no longer without my beautiful picture[4], and I am sending to have it taken away. [...]


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Notes:

1.  [1889?]
Dated by reference to the history of paintings (see below).

2.  Aglaia Coronio
Aglaia Coronio (1834-1906), née Ionides, wife of George Coronio [more].

3.  PLfc
The original has not been located. This extract was published by Menpes, Mortimer, Whistler as I Knew Him, London, 1904, p. 78.

4.  picture
About 1889 she was given Grey and Silver: Old Battersea Reach (YMSM 46) to replace Nocturne in Black and Gold: Entrance to Southampton Water (YMSM 179) (see also #07900).