The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler
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System Number: 03035
Date: [c. 7 January 1890?][1]
Author: Beatrix Whistler[2]
Place: [London]
Recipient: Robert de Montesquiou-Fezensac[3]
Place: [Paris]
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler LB 4/126/2
Document Type: MsDc[4]

"1 Croquis[5] de Madame Whistler illustrant une lettre."

[Designs for wine glasses, each inscribed:] 'Whistler'

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1.  [c. 7 January 1890?]
This drawing may have been sent in response to #04118.

2.  Beatrix Whistler
Beatrix Whistler (1857-1896), née Beatrice Philip, artist [more].

3.  Robert de Montesquiou-Fezensac
Comte Robert de Montesquiou-Fezensac (1855-1921), Symbolist writer and poet, and collector [more].

4.  MsDc
The note above Beatrix Whistler's drawings was written by Rosalind Birnie Philip (1873-1958), JW's sister-in-law [more]. A reference to the drawings is made by Newton, Joy, La Chauve-Souris et le Papillon. Correspondance Montesquiou-Whistler, Glasgow, 1990, no. 30, p. 69, in connection with letter #04123.

5.  Croquis
Fr., "1 sketch by Mrs Whistler illustrating a letter."