The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler
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System Number: 11125
Date: [1883/1888][1]
Author: JW
Place: London
Recipient: Goodwin[2]
Place: [London]
Repository: Published
Document Type: PLfc[3]

[...] Fulham Road

[...] I am so very sorry that I may not have the pleasure of being among the guests of the Lyric Club[4], but another engagement of long standing makes it impossible. [...]

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1.  [1883/1888]
Dated by address.

2.  Goodwin
The Maggs sale catalogue says 'Mr. Goodwin'. This may be Albert Goodwin (1845-1932), artist [more].

3.  PLfc
The original has not been located. This sentence was published in Maggs Sale Catalogue 362, London, Christmas 1917 (cat. no. 3027), described as '1 ALS, 2pp., sm. 8vo' for sale at 4 gns.

4.  Lyric Club
A private London gentlemen's club.