Documents associated with: health (JW)
Record 123 of 172
System Number: 03305
Date: [30 November 1900]
Recipient: Helen Euphrosyne Whistler
Repository: Freer Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
Call Number: FGA Whistler 257
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: ALS
My dear Nellie -
I have not been well lately - and rather wearied - not to say worried - -
If I may, I will come and dine on Sunday next - day after tomorrow - that I may see you before I go off to Paris again for a while -
[p. 2] Write a line & say if half past 7. is the right time -
I am staying at
With kindest regards to you all -
J McN W.
Mrs William McNeill Whistler
Care of Mrs Manuel -
2. Marlborough Gate.
[stamp:] POSTAGE AND REVENUE / ONE PENNY
[postmark:] LONDON. S. W. / [2.15 AM?] / DE 1 / 00
[postmark on verso:] [...] N. W. / 25 / 7 30 AM / DE 1 / 00
1. [30 November 1900]
Dated from reference to 'Sunday next - day after tomorrow', which indicates that JW was writing on the Friday. As the postmark reads 1 December 1900 it may have been that JW was writing late in the evening.
The stationery has a deep mourning border.