The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler
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System Number: 13472
Date: [7/14 April 1889][1]
Author: JW
Place: [London]
Recipient: George Earl Buckle[2]
Place: [London]
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler P49b
Document Type: ALfd

The Royal[3] Society of British Artists & their defaced sign board[4] -

To the Editor of the Times:


Thanks to your great courtesy in publishing the Correspondence[5] upon this subject, I have been enabled to call attention

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1.  [7/14 April 1889]
On the other side of this sheet appears a letter dated 6 April 1889 (#04409). This presumably dates from immediately afterwards.

2.  George Earl Buckle
George Earl Buckle (1854-1935), editor of the Times from 1884-1912 [more]. This letter is incomplete.

3.  The Royal...
Double underlined.

4.  defaced sign board
The signboard of the Royal Society of British Artists (see #05860).

5.  Correspondence
JW's letter to the RBA, 30 March 1889 was published in the Times, London, 1 April 1889, p. 6 (#09398). A letter from Wyke Bayliss (1835-1906), painter and architect [more], 1 April 1889, was published on 2 April 1889, p. 11 (#11499). Finally, a letter from JW, 2 April 1889, was published on 3 April 1889, p. 11 (#09462).