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System Number: 13808
Date: 19 March 1890
Author: JW
Place: Brussels
Recipient: Mme George Kohler[1]
Place: [Antwerp]
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler K48
Document Type: ALS


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le 19 Mars 1890

Je m'engage envers Madame George Kohler a me porter fort et garant, c'est à dire pecunièrement responsable dans tout action que pourrait vous intenter M. Sheridan Ford[2]. -

J. McNeill Whistler

21. Cheyne Walk
London
actuellement à Bruxelles -
Hotel de Suede -


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Translation:

Antwerp

19 March 1890

I guarantee to stand financial guarantor for Mrs George Kohler against any action brought by Sheridan Ford. -

J. McNeill Whistler

21. Cheyne Walk
London
actually in Brussels -
Hotel de Suede -


Notes:

1.  Mme George Kohler
Mme Kohler, widow of Georges Kohler, printer [more]; see other letters to her, regarding the publication of Whistler, James McNeill, The Gentle Art of Making Enemies, ed. Sheridan Ford, Paris, 1890 (#13809, #13810). Kohler had earlier written to E. Yates requesting information on Ford; see #02438.

2.  Sheridan Ford
Sheridan Ford (1860-1922), poet, critic, politician and writer on art [more].