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System Number: 13800
Date: 2 July 1903
Author: Rosalind Birnie Philip[1]
Place: London
Recipient: Charles Lang Freer[2]
Place: [Detroit]
Repository: Freer Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
Call Number: FGA Philip
Credit Line: Charles Lang Freer Papers, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C.: Gift of the Estate of Charles Lang Freer
Document Type: TLc[3]

74 Cheyne Walk, Chelsea,

July 2d, 1903.

Dear Mr. Freer:

Knowing that you will be anxious to hear how Mr. Whistler is, I am happy to say he is a little better today.

He wishes me to thank you for the very beautiful flowers.

With kindest regards,
Yours very sincerely,

Rosalind Birnie Philip

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1.  Rosalind Birnie Philip
Rosalind Birnie Philip (1873-1958), JW's sister-in-law [more]. She was JW's constant companion in these last weeks; he died on 17 July 1903.

2.  Charles Lang Freer
Charles Lang Freer (1856-1919), industrialist, collector and founder of the Freer Gallery of Art [more].

3.  TLc
Published in Merrill, Linda, With Kindest Regards. The Correspondence of Charles Lang Freer and James McNeill Whistler, 1890-1903, Washington and London, 1995, no. 85, p. 191.