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The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler
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System Number: 13000
Date: 27 March 1889
Author: JW
Place: [London]
Recipient: Ernest George Brown[1]
Place: [London]
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler NB 1/8/1b-2a
Document Type: MsD[2]


The Fine[3] Art Society (Mr Brown[4]) in a/c with J. McNeill Whistler
    Guineas [...]        
Mar. 27. 89 [tick][5] 8 (1) Courtyard Rue P. L. Courier[6] 1  8  8 0
  [tick] 12 (2) Marie - Loches[7] 1 12 12 -
  [tick] 6 (3) Tower St Antoine[8] 1  6  6 -
    5 (4) Theatre Loches[9] - first state 1  5  5 -
    4 (5) Hotel de la Promenade[10] 1  4  4 -
  [tick] 8 (6) Clock Tower d'Amboise[11] 1  8  8 -
  [tick] 8 (7) Market Place - Loches[12] 1  8  8 -
  [tick] 6 (8) Chateau Bridorez[13] 1  6  6 -
  [tick] 12 (9) Hotel de Ville - Loches[14] 1 12 12 -
    7 (10) Rue des Bons Enfants - Tours[15] - first state 1  7  7 -
    8 (11) Hotel Croix Blanche Tours[16] 1  8  8 -
  [tick] 10 (12) Notre Dame - Bourges[17] 1 10 10 -
  [tick] 6 (13) Chateau d'Amboise[18] - first state 1  6  6 -
  [tick] 5 (14) Gateway, Chartreaux near Loches[19] - first state 1  5   5  - 
    (105) carried over. (14) 110[20]  5  0
[p. 2]
    Guineas   proofs. 110  5 0
    105 Brought over (14)      
    6 (15) Little Market Place - Tours[21] 1  6  6 0
  [tick] 8 (16) Hangman's House - Tristan[22] 1  8  8 -
    8 (17) The Doorway Stables, Loches[23] - first state 1  8  8 -
  X 6 (18) Little Hat[24] 1  6  6 -
  X 10 (19) Doorway Gray's Inn[25] 1 10 10 -
  X 12 (20) Barber's Shop - Chelsea[26] 1 12 12 -
  X 6 (21) Battersea Bridge No. 3[27] 1  6  6 -
  X 5 (22) Beach Ostende[28] 1  5  5 -
    6 (23) Windows opposite Hotel - Bourges[29] - first state 1  6  6 -
    6 (24) Market Women - Loches[30] - first state 1  6  6 -
    1 Lithograph - Little Dancing Girl[31]. 1  1   1   -
    (179)   (25) 187 19  0
      20% discount    37  11 
          150   7 
      Those marked with a X come to £40- 19- 0        
      less 20% discount (£8- 3- 0) leaves £32- 16- 0        
      Cheque received april 5. 1889.        
[...][32]
      Those[33] marked with a "[tick]" have been kept by F. A. S. and come to £93- 9- 0 with 20% dis £74- 15- 3        

 


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Notes:

1.  Ernest George Brown
Ernest George Brown (1853 or 1854-1915), assistant manager at the Fine Art Society [more].

2.  MsD
Written by Charles James Whistler Hanson (1870-1935), engineer, son of JW and Louisa Fanny Hanson [more].

3.  The Fine ... J. McNeill Whistler
This heading spans across the top of the two pages transcribed here, which are facing pages in a ledger book. Also on this page in the ledger are #12999 and #13644.

4.  Mr Brown
See E. G. Brown's account, #01210.

5.  [tick]
The ticks have been written in red ink, probably in JW's hand.

6.  Courtyard Rue P. L. Courier
Courtyard, Rue P.L.Courier (K.368).

7.  Marie - Loches
Mairie, Loches (K.382).

8.  Tower St Antoine
Tour St.Antoine, Loches (K.392).

9.  Theatre Loches
Theatre, Loches (K.387).

10.  Hotel de la Promenade
Hotel de la Promenade, Loches (K.391).

11.  Clock Tower d'Amboise
Clock-Tower, Amboise (K.394).

12.  Market Place - Loches
Market-Place, Loches (K.388).

13.  Chateau Bridorez
Chateau Bridorez (K.378).

14.  Hotel de Ville - Loches
Hotel de Ville, Loches (K.384).

15.  Rue des Bons Enfants - Tours
Rue des Bons Enfants, Tours (K.372).

16.  Hotel Croix Blanche Tours
Hotel Croix Blanche, Tours (K.373).

17.  Notre Dame - Bourges
Notre Dame, Bourges (K.402).

18.  Chateau d'Amboise
Chateau Amboise (K.393).

19.  Gateway, Chartreaux near Loches
Gateway, Chartreux (K.396).

20.  110 5 0
This total is double underlined.

21.  Little Market Place - Tours
Little Market-Place, Tours (K.375).

22.  Hangman's House - Tristan
Hangman's House, Tours (K.376).

23.  The Doorway Stables, Loches
Doorway, Touraine (K.381).

24.  Little Hat
The Little Hat (K.335).

25.  Doorway Gray's Inn
Doorway, Gray's Inn (K.300).

26.  Barber's Shop - Chelsea
The Barber's (K.271).

27.  Battersea Bridge No. 3
Sketch of Battersea Bridge (K.311).

28.  Beach Ostende
The Beach, Ostend (K.354).

29.  Windows opposite Hotel - Bourges
Windows opposite hotel, Bourges (K.401).

30.  Market Women - Loches
Market-Women, Loches (K.386).

31.  Little Dancing Girl
The Dancing Girl (C.29).

32.  [...]
At this point appears the account transcribed at #13644.

33.  Those ... £74 - 15 - 3
Noted at foot of page.