UNIVERSITY of GLASGOW

The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler
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System Number: 12315
Date: 20 March 1892
Author: Ministère de l'instruction Publique et des Beaux-Arts[1]
Place: [Paris]
Recipient: JW
Place: [Paris]
Repository: Archives Nationales, Centre d'accueil et de recherche des Archives, Paris
Document Type: D


M. J. M.N. Whistler
Achat
"Portrait[2] d'une dame agée"
1891              30 9bre
4000F ,,            Musée National du Luxembourg.
[Paiment?] intégral de 4000 f le 30 Nbre 1891 20 Mars 1892


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Translation:

Mr. J. McN. Whistler
Purchase
"Portrait of an elderly lady"
1891          30 November
4000 fr.           Luxembourg Museum
payment in total of 4000fr 30 November 1891 20 March 1892


Notes:

1.  Ministère de l'instruction Publique et des Beaux-Arts
JW's portrait of his mother was bought by the French Government; see JW's letter to Henri Roujon, #09282.

2.  Portrait
Arrangement in Grey and Black: Portrait of the Painter's Mother (YMSM 101).