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The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler
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System Number: 11656
Date: [18 April 1894?][1]
Author: JW
Place: Paris
Recipient: Helen Euphrosyne Whistler[2]
Place: [London]
Repository: Freer Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
Call Number: FGA Whistler 251
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


110. Rue du Bac. Paris.

Dear Nellie -

Just a line in time to catch the post -

I think first you had better send me at once the little picture[3] again of myself in studio -

This time I think we may sell it - I shall try through Duret[4] -

Little Mr Thomson[5] will send it over for you to me here -

With love to both in [p. 2] great haste.
Affectly

Jimmie -

about the etching[6] will think -


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Notes:

1.  [18 April 1894?]
Dated from attempted sale of painting.

2.  Helen Euphrosyne Whistler
Helen ('Nellie') Euphrosyne Whistler (1849-1917), née Ellen Ionides, JW's sister-in-law [more].

3.  the little picture
Whistler in his Studio (YMSM 63).

4.  Duret
Théodore Duret (1838-1927), art critic and collector [more].

5.  Mr Thomson
David Croal Thomson (1855-1930), art dealer [more].

6.  etching
Not identified.