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System Number: 13053
Date: 15 September 1888
Author: JW
Place: [London]
Recipient: Hermann Wunderlich and Co.[1]
Place: [New York]
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler NB 1/83/1a
Document Type: MsD[2]


Messrs Hermann Wunderlich & co in a/c [with J. McNeill Whistler]
1888 proofs   Guineas      
Sept 15 2 Charing Cross Bridge[3] 8 16 16 0
1 Little Sweet Shop 10 10 10 "
1 Court Yard Brussels 12 12 12 "
1 Palace Brussels 12 12 12 "
1 Windsor Castle (etching[)] 6
      58 16 0
  20 % discount   11 15
      47[4]  0 10
  Less 20%[5] off 4 guineas deducted for over charge on Charing Cross Bridge. Cheque received    3  7
    43 17

 


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Notes:

1.  Hermann Wunderlich and Co.
New York firm of print dealers.

2.  MsD
Written in the hand of Charles James Whistler Hanson (1870-1935), engineer, son of JW and Louisa Fanny Hanson [more]. This list and receipt relates to C. J. W. Hanson to H. Wunderlich, #03498, and H. Wunderlich to JW, #07164. See also #13054.

3.  Charing Cross Bridge
The etchings are Charing Cross Railway Bridge (K.310), possibly Village Sweet-shop (K.251), Courtyard, Brussels (K.355), Palaces, Brussels (K.361), and Windsor, No.2 (K.330).

4.  47 0 10 and 43 17 7
The two main totals are double underlined.

5.  Less 20%
This sentence was first written in pencil, then written over the top in ink.