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The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler
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System Number: 13079
Date: 8 May 1903
Author: JW
Place: [London]
Recipient: Richard Albert Canfield[1]
Place: Providence
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler NB1/108-109
Document Type: MsD[2]


Richard. A. Canfield. Providence. Rhode Island. U. S. A.

May 8th 1903.

      guineas      
Watercolours[3]. "Opal and Gold - Pourville Evening" 170. £178 - 10 - 0
"   "The Golf Links - Gray & Silver Dublin." 130. 136. 10 - 0
"   "Blue & Silver - Afternoon. The Channel." 130 136 - 10 - 0
"   "Blue & Silver - Morning. Ajaccio." 120. 126 - 0 - 0
    "Gray & Gold - The Golden Bay." Oil painting. 250. 262 - 10 - 0
"   "Gray & Gold - Belle Isle." 150. 157. 10 - 0
"   "The pink Cap." 160. 168. 0 - 0
"   "Green & Blue - The Dancer" 170. 178 - 10 - 0
"   "Violet & Silver - The Afternoon Dream" 180 189 - 10 - 0
Pastel[4] "Blue & Violet. Iris." 170. 178 - 10 - 0
"   "The Captive" 150. 157 - 10 - 0
Water[5] Colour. "The Gossips "Ajaccio". 140 gns. 1467 " 0 " 0
  { 7. Drawings. Ajaccio & Algiers.        
  { 2. Dancing Girls. (Pen & Ink). 300 - 315. 0 - 0
  69 Lithographs.   305 " 11 " 0  
        2636 " 11 " 0
    Cheque on account 1902 -   1050 " 0 " 0  
        1586 " 11 " 0
    Settled by cheques May 8th 1903.        
    "Rose et Or: La Napolitaine[6]" delivered to Messrs Obach[7] for shipment April 3rd 1906.        
    Cheque received for picture £1000. Cashed April 3rd 1906.        

 

[p. 2] Lithographs.[8]  The Long Balcony. £5 " 5 " 0.
  Draped figure, seated 3 " 3 " 0
  The Winged Hat. 5 " 5 " 0.
  Rétameur de l'Impasse des Carmelites 5 " 5 " 0
  The Butcher's Dog. 6 " 6 " 0.
  The Cup of Tea. 4 " 4 " 0
  Hotel Colbert. 3 " 3 " 0 -
  The Late Picquet. 4 " 4 " 0 -
  Les Bonnes du Luxembourg. 4 " 4 " 0 -
  Old Houses Chelsea. 3 " 3 " 0
  The Little Balcony. 4 " 4 " 0 -
  The Long Gallery au Louvre - 5 " 5 " 0 -
  The Fair. Lyme Regis. 4 " 4 " 0 -
  Entrance Gate St Bartholomew's. 2 " 2 " 0 -
  The Novel - 5 " 5 " 0 -
  Needlework - 4 " 4 " 0
  Little Draped figure, leaning. 5 " 5 " 0
  La Liseuese 4 " 4 " 0
  Mother & Child. No. 1. 4 " 4 " 0
      "   "    "  No. 2. 5 " 5 " 0 -
  Nude Model reclining. 5 " 5 " 0 -
  Battersea Bridge. 5 " 5 " 0 -
  Smith. Passage du Dragon. 5 " 5 " 0 -
  The Forge    "    "   " 4 " 4 " 0
  Girl & Bowl. 2 " 2 " 0 -
    110 " 5 " 0.

 

Richard. A. Canfield. (Continued).

[p. 3]
Lithographs[9]. Little London - £5. 5 " 0.
St Ann's Soho - 5 " 5 " 0 -
Stephen Mallarmé - 6 " 6 " 0 -
The Fair Brittany - 3 " 3 " 0 -
Gant de Suède - 5 " 5 " 0 -
The Brothers - 4 " 4 " 0 -
The Strong Arm - 2 " 2 " 0 -
Father and Son - 4 " 4 " 0 -
The Little Doorway Lyme Regis - 5 " 5 " 0 -
The Smiths Yard   "   " 5 - 5 - 0 -
The Good Shoe - 3 - 3 - 0
The Master Smith - 3 - 3 - 0 -
The Horoscope - 3 - 3 - 0
The Old Smith's Story - 4 - 4 - 0
Maunder's Fish Shop - 6 - 6 - 0 -
The Terrace Luxembourg Gardens . 4 - 4 - 0 -
La Fruitière de la Rue de Grenelle - 6 - 6 - 0 -
Little Evelyn - 3 - 3 - 0 -
Waterloo Bridge - 4 - 4 - 0 -
La Robe Rouge - 5 - 5 - 0 -
Charing Cross Railway Bridge 4 - 4 - 0 -
The Little Steps Lyme Regis - 4 - 4 - 0 -
The Canal Vitre - 5 - 5 - 0 -
Brought forward - 110. 5. 0 -
  208 - 43 - 0 -
  [p. 4] Sunday Lyme Regis - 5 - 5 - 0 -
The Victoria Club - 2 - 2 - 0 -
Gaiety Stage Door - 2 - 2 - 0 -
Panthéon fr. the Terrace (Luxembourg) 4 - 4 - 0 -
The Door Hotel Colbert - 2 - 2 - 0 -
La Jolie New Yorkaise. 5 - 5 - 0 -
Savoy Pigeons - 4 - 4 - 0 -
Rue Furstenburg - 5 - 5 - 0 -
The Little Café - 4 - 4 - 0 -
Tête à Tête - 4 - 4 - 0 -
Conversation under the Statue (Luxembourg) 5 - 5 - 0 -
The Dancing Girl. 8 - 8 - 0
The Fifth of November. 2 - 2 - 0
The Jacket. 2 - 2 - 0 -
Gabled Roofs Vitré - 4 - 4 - 0 -
The Manager's Window. 3 - 3 - 0
The Horloger - 4 - 4 - 0
La Blanchisseuse de la Place Dauphine 6 - 6 - 0
Little Court St Bartholomew's 2 - 2 - 0
The Tyresmiths - 5 - 5 - 0
Battersea Dawn. 10 - 10 - 0
Brought forward. 208 " 3 " 0  
  £305 " 11 0 -

 


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Notes:

1.  8 May 1903
This is the date on which the account was begun; however, notes have also been made on this sheet as to when some transactions were completed, after JW's death ('April 3rd 1906').

2.  Richard Albert Canfield
Richard Albert Canfield (1855-1914), gambler [more].

3.  MsD
Copied by Rosalind Birnie Philip (1873-1958), JW's sister-in-law [more].

4.  Watercolours
Opal and Gold - Pourville Evening (M.1591), Gray and Silver: The Golf Links, Dublin (M.1620), Blue and Silver - Afternoon, the Channel (M.1045), r.: Blue and Silver: Morning - Ajaccio; v.: Building and trees (M.1694), Grey and Gold: The Golden Bay, Ireland (YMSM 537), r.: Grey and Gold - Belle Isle; v.: Study for 'Grey and Gold - Belle Isle' (M.1595), The Pink Cap (M.1308), Green and Blue: The Dancer (M.1376), Violet and Silver: The Afternoon Dream (M.1298).

5.  Pastel
Blue and Violet - Iris (M.1278), The Captive (M.1524).

6.  Water
r.: The Gossips. Ajaccio; v.: group of people (M.1695).

7.  Napolitaine
Rose et or: La Napolitaine (YMSM 505)

8.  Obach
P. and D. Obach and Co.

9.  Lithographs.
The Long Balcony (C.82), The Draped Figure, Seated (C.72), The Winged Hat (C.34), possibly The Whitesmiths, Impasse des Carmélites (C.92), The Butcher's Dog (C.166), Afternoon Tea (C.173), Hôtel Colbert, Windows (C.41), Late Picquet (C.94), Nursemaids: 'Les Bonnes du Luxembourg' (C.81), Lindsey Row, Chelsea (C.23), The Little Balcony (C.83), The Long Gallery, Louvre (C.86), The Fair (C.135), Entrance Gate (C.20), The Novel: Girl Reading (C.32), Needlework (C.149), Little Draped Figure, Leaning (C.76), probably Reading (C.17) or The Little Nude Model, Reading (C.33), Mother and Child, No. 1 (C.51), Mother and Child, No. 2 (C.53), Nude Model, Reclining (C.73), Old Battersea Bridge (C.18), The Smith, Passage du Dragon (C.103), The Forge, Passage du Dragon (C.102), Girl with Bowl (C.118).

10.  Lithographs
Little London (C.158), St Anne's, Soho (C.162), Stéphane Mallarmé (C.60), The Fair (C.135), Gants de suède (C.35), The Brothers (C.128), The Strong Arm (C.125), Father and Son (C.123), The Little Doorway, Lyme Regis (C.119), The Smith's Yard (C.124), The Good Shoe (C.122), The Master Smith (C.120), The Horoscope (C.30), The Old Smith's Story (C.129), Maunder's Fish Shop, Chelsea (C.37), The Terrace, Luxembourg (C.87), La Fruitière de la rue de Grenelle (C.106), Little Evelyn (C.146), Waterloo Bridge (C.156), La Robe rouge (C.107), Charing Cross Railway Bridge (C.157), The Little Steps, Lyme Regis (C.131), Vitré: The Canal (C.63), Sunday, Lyme Regis (C.134), Victoria Club (C.15), Gaiety Stage Door (C.14), The Pantheon, from the terrace of the Luxembourg Gardens (C.70), Cocks and Hens, Hôtel Colbert (C.42), La Jolie New Yorkaise (C.99), Savoy Pigeons (C.154), Rue Furstenburg (C.97), The Little Café au Bois (C.91), Tête-à-tête in the Garden (C.90), Conversation under the Statue, Luxembourg Gardens (C.69), The Dancing Girl (C.29), Fifth of November (C.133), possibly The Medici Collar (C.170), Gabled Roofs (C.64), The Manager's Window, Gaiety Theatre (C.150), The Clock-Makers, Paimpol (C.65), The Laundress: 'La Blanchisseuse de la Place Dauphine' (C.93), Little Court, Cloth Fair (C.22), The Tyresmith (C.36), probably Early Morning (C.9).