The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler
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System Number: 13382
Date: [1898/1902][1]
Author: JW
Recipient: [unknown]
Repository: Hunterian Art Gallery, University of Glasgow
Call Number: GLAHA 46278, p. 59
Document Type: AN

Art Journal

Mr Smaltz's[2] smug account of his journey to Jerusalem - - stupendous exhibition -

It ought to have been called "The Academy Drummer & "His Moral & Religious show. D. V."

The comfort of it! -

The Biblical shop of it! -

The sale of the picture at the [bottom?] of it

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1.  [1898/1902]
This is a note found in one of JW's sketchbooks from this period. Several notes appear to date from the turn of the century; see #13345, #13376 #13377, #13378, #13379. However, this note and #13381 were written at the opposite end of the book and may date from earlier.

2.  Mr Smaltz's
A smug account by Herbert Gustave Carmichael Schmalz (1856-1935), portrait and figure painter [more], of his journey to Jerusalem is Schmalz, H., 'A Painter's Pilgrimage', Art Journal, 1893, pp. 97-102.