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The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler
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System Number: 11575
Date: 23 July [1901][1]
Author: JW
Place: London
Recipient: Charles Lang Freer[2]
Place: [Dresden]
Repository: Freer Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
Call Number: FGA Whistler 43/6
Credit Line: Charles Lang Freer Papers, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C.: Gift of the Estate of Charles Lang Freer
Document Type: ALS[3]


MR J. McNEILL WHISTLER.

CHEYNE WALK
CHELSEA
110, RUE DU BAC

greatly intrigued & disappointed at receiving no [p. 2] reply to letter -

Most anxious to see you.

[butterfly signature]

Garlant's Hotel[4].

Tuesday 23. July


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Notes:

1.  23 July [1901]
Dated by almanac (23 July was a Tuesday in 1901).

2.  Charles Lang Freer
Charles Lang Freer (1856-1919), industrialist, collector and founder of the Freer Gallery of Art [more]. Freer had in fact written, on 21 July 1901 (#01524).

3.  ALS
The note is written on a visiting card with a mourning border (indicating a date after the death of William McNeill Whistler (1836-1900), physician, JW's brother [more]). Published by Merrill, Linda, With Kindest Regards. The Correspondence of Charles Lang Freer and James McNeill Whistler, 1890-1903, Washington and London, 1995, no. 51, p. 149.

4.  Garlant's Hotel
JW stayed at Garlant's Hotel frequently when in London.