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System Number: 02790
Date: [5 September 1878][1]
Author: JW
Place: London
Recipient: Charles Augustus Howell[2]
Place: London
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler LB 11/69
Document Type: ALS[3]


'5 Sep. 1878.'[4]

[roundel with head of Leonardo]

ARTS CLUB.[5]
HANOVER SQUARE.
W.

Come round tomorrow before 2 if you can - or in the afternoon early, as I have written to Miss Corder[6] that she is to pose again tomorrow as upon reflection I feel that the picture[7] ought to be finished right out of hand -

[butterfly signature]


This document is protected by copyright.


Envelope:

C. A. Howell Esq
Chaldon Hous[e]
Fulham
[postmark:] LOND[ON] [...] / D [...] / S[...]


Notes:

1.  [5 September 1878]
Dated from note at top of letter.

2.  Charles Augustus Howell
Charles Augustus ('Owl') Howell (1840? - d.1890), entrepreneur [more].

3.  ALS
The whole of this letter is written at right-angles to the printed address.

4.  '5 Sep. 1878.'
Date written by C. A. Howell.

5.  ARTS CLUB.
Embossed address.

6.  Miss Corder
Rosa Frances Corder (1853-1884), artist [more].

7.  picture
Arrangement in Brown and Black: Portrait of Miss Rosa Corder (YMSM 203).