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The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler
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System Number: 13074
Date: [27 July 1883][1]
Author: JW
Place: [London]
Recipient: Fine Art Society[2]
Place: [London]
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler NB 1/105
Document Type: AD


Notes - Copies - Etc -
Fine Art Society to J McN. Whistler -        
for Sales at Exhibition[3] ("White & Yellow") July 16 107. 2. 0
  25% 26. 15 -   6
    80. 6 - 6
 
for printing five sets of 12 proofs[4] -        
  26. 5 0
for Mr Wunderlich[5] according to agreement -        
  245 0  0
total   351. 11.  6
 
Received for Fine Art Society three hundred copies of Catalogue        
       
July 27. 1883.      P. Hewett[6]        

 


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Notes:

1.  [27 July 1883]
Dated from final date on account.

2.  Fine Art Society
London firm of dealers and printsellers.

3.  Exhibition
This is an account recording the sale of exhibition catalogues from Mr Whistler's Etchings, The Fine Art Society, London, 1883. The catalogue went through six editions (see Getscher, Robert H., and Paul G. Marks, James McNeill Whistler and John Singer Sargent. Two Annotated Bibliographies, New York and London, 1986, L. 4).

4.  12 proofs
Of Mr Whistler's Etchings of Venice, 1880 (the first 'Venice Set') (K. 183-189, 191-195). (excat 5).

5.  Mr Wunderlich
Hermann Wunderlich (ca 1839 - d.1892), print dealer [more]. see also later orders for Mr Whistler's Etchings of Venice, 1880 (the first 'Venice Set') (K. 183-189, 191-195). (excat 5) and A Set of twenty-six etchings of Venice, 1886 (the second 'Venice set') (K.196-216, 233-237). (excat 6), such as #13009.

6.  P. Hewett
P. Hewett, employee of the Fine Art Society. Signature in Hewett's hand.