UNIVERSITY of GLASGOW

The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler
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System Number: 11971
Date: [2 April 1872][1]
Author: JW
Place: London
Recipient: Thomas Taylor[2]
Place: London
Repository: Library of Congress
Call Number: Manuscripts Division, Pennell-Whistler Collection, PWC 3/34
Document Type: ALS[3]


[postcard:]

2 Lindsey Houses.
by Old Battersea bridge.
Chelsea.

Monday -

Dear Taylor -

I have a painting for the Academy[4] - and would show it to you with pleasure before it goes -

Will you come tomorrow morning -

Sincerely Yours

J. A. McN. Whistler.

[p. 2] [Royal Arms]
ADDRESS ONLY TO BE WRITTEN ON THIS SIDE

Tom Taylor Esq.
Lavender Sweep
Wandsworth, S. W.

[stamp:] HALF PENNY

[postmark:] LONDON 7 / AP 2 / 72


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Notes:

1.  [2 April 1872]
Dated from postmark.

2.  Thomas Taylor
Thomas ('Tom') Taylor (1817-1880), civil servant, dramatist, art critic, and editor of Punch from 1874-1880 [more].

3.  ALS
Postcard.

4.  painting for the Academy
Arrangement in Grey and Black: Portrait of the Painter's Mother (YMSM 101) was shown at the 104th Exhibition of the Royal Academy of Arts, Royal Academy, London, 1872.