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The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler
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System Number: 13044
Date: 2 July 1890[1]
Author: JW
Place: [London]
Recipient: South Kensington Museum[2]
Place: London
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler NB 1/66
Document Type: MsD[3]


'66[4]'   The South Kensington Museum        
1890             
July 2            
No: 1 1 "The Barrow Brussels[5]" 1  12 12 0
2 1 "The Grande Place Brussels" 1  12 12 0
3 1 "The Little Amsterdam" 1  10 10 0
4 1 "The Balcony Amsterdam" 1  15 15 0
5 1 "The Long House" (The Dyers Amsterdam) 1  12 12 0
6 1 "The Zaandam" 1  10 10 0
7 1 "The Little Draw Bridge" 1  10 10 0
8 1 "The Dance House Nocturne" 1  15 15 0
9 1 "The Mill Amsterdam" 1  12 12 0
10 1 "The Mast" 1   8  8 0
11 1 "Riva Nocturne" 1  10 10 0
12 1 "Riva No 1" 1  150   150  0
13 1 "Long Lagoon" 1   8  8 0
14 1 "The Little Venice" 1  10 10 0
15 1 "The Mairie Loches" 1  12 12 0
16 1 "Passages de L'Opéra" 1  12 12 0
17 1 "Clothes Exchange No 1" 1  12 12 0
18 1 "Rag Shop Milmans Row .(Large)" 1  10 10 0
19 1 "Barbers Shop Chelsea" 1   12  12  0 
      19 £222 12 0

 

[p. 2]   The South Kensington Museum       66
    Returned Aug 21. 1890.        
No. 1 1 "The Barrow Brussels" 1  12 12 0
2 1 "The Grand Place Brussels" 1  12 12 0
3 1 "The Little Amsterdam" 1  10 10 0
6 1 "The Zaandam" 1  10 10 0
7 1 "The Little Draw Bridge" 1  10 10 0
8 1 "The Dance House Nocturne" 1  15 15 0
9 1 "The Mill" 1  12 12 0
10 1 "The Mast" 1   8  8 0
11 1 "The Riva Nocturne" 1  10 10 0
12 1 "The Riva No 1." 1  10  10 0
13 1 "Long Lagoon" 1   8  8 0
14 1 "The Little Venice" 1  10 10 0
16 1 "Passages de L'Opera" 1  12 12 0
17 1 "Clothes Exchange No 1" 1  12 12 0
18 1 "Rag Shop Milmans Row (Large[)]" 1   10  10  0 
    Returned Aug 21 1890. 15.  £169   1  0 
              
    Following proofs were kept.        
4 1 "The Balcony Amsterdam[6]" 1 15 15 0
5 1 "The Long House The Dyers" 1 12 12 0
15 1 "The Mairie Loches" 1 12 12 0
19 1 "Barbers Shop Chelsea" 1   12  12  0 
      4 £53 11 0

 


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Notes:

1.  2 July 1890
The document is dated 2 July 1890 but also records the return of prints on 21 August 1890.

2.  South Kensington Museum
Now the Victorian and Albert Museum.

3.  MsD
Written in the hand of Rosalind Birnie Philip (1873-1958), JW's sister-in-law [more].

4.  66
There are printed numbers at the top of each page.

5.  The Barrow Brussels
The Barrow, Brussels (K.357), Grand Place, Brussels (K.362), Little Nocturne, Amsterdam (K.414), Balcony, Amsterdam (K.405), Long House - Dyer's - Amsterdam (K.406), Zaandam (K.416), Little Drawbridge, Amsterdam (K.412), Nocturne: Dance House (K.408), The Mill (K.413), The Mast (K.195), Nocturne (K.184), The Riva, No.1 (K.192), Long Lagoon (K.203), Little Venice (K.183), Mairie, Loches (K.382), Passages de l'Opéra (K.418), Clothes-Exchange, No.1 (K.287), Rag-Shop, Milman's Row (K.272) and The Barber's (K.271).

6.  The Balcony Amsterdam
Balcony, Amsterdam (K.405), Long House - Dyer's - Amsterdam (K.406), Mairie, Loches (K.382) and The Barber's (K.271). On 25 July W. D. Tumelly wrote that only £40 was available ( #05519).