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The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler
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System Number: 12974
Date: 13 December 1867
Author: Rodolph Nicholson Wornum[1]
Place: London
Recipient: [none]
Place: London
Repository: Victoria & Albert Museum, London
Call Number: National Art Library, PC12/6 MSL/1952/1353/3/3
Document Type: AD


Dec 12)                  Dec 13. 1867
marochetti       Committee
                         Mr Maskell[2]
                         Morrison[3]
                         Robinson[4]
                     Seymour Haden[5]
                         Fisher[6]
                         Wornum -
                         Barker[7] -
      Read Minutes -

   Resolved that the Marquis D'Azeglio
  be elected chairman, and Mr Markell
  vice chairman of the Committee


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Notes:

1.  Rodolph Nicholson Wornum
Ralph Nicholson Wornum (1812-1877), history painter [more]. The Burlington Club was a club for artists and connoisseurs, founded in c. June 1866. Its committee included William Boxall (1800-1879), portrait painter, Director of the National Gallery [more], Louis Huth (1821-1905), collector [more] and Vittorio Emanuelle Taparelli (1816-1890), Marquis D'Azeglio, Sardinian Ambassador and collector [more] (President).

2.  Mr Maskell
Rev. William Maskell (ca 1814 - d.1890), mediaevalist and antiquary [more], member of the Burlington Club.

3.  Morrison
Alfred Morrison (1821-1897), collector of prints, paintings and applied arts [more].

4.  Robinson
H. Robinson, member of Burlington Fine Arts Club.

5.  Seymour Haden
Francis Seymour Haden (1818-1910), surgeon and etcher, JW's brother-in-law [more].

6.  Fisher
Richard Fisher (d. 1890), Fellow and Curator of the Society of Painter-Etchers [more].

7.  Barker
Alexander Barker (b. ca 1797 - d.1873), collector and member of the Burlington Fine Arts Club [more].