The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler
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System Number: 03502
Date: [29 October / 12 November 1888][1]
Author: Charles James Whistler Hanson[2]
Place: London
Recipient: A. J. Le Patourel[3]
Place: London
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler LB 7/34/1
Document Type: ALd

Dear Mr Le Patourel -

The presidents pastels[4] are all sold. In answer to your note I have to say that the Presidents pastels are all sold

Yours truly

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1.  [29 October / 12 November 1888]
Dates from after the start of Exhibition of Pastels, Grosvenor Gallery, London, 1888.

2.  Charles James Whistler Hanson
Charles James Whistler Hanson (1870-1935), engineer, son of JW and Louisa Fanny Hanson [more].

3.  A. J. Le Patourel
A. F. or A. J. Le Patourel, painter, acting secretary of the SBA [more].

4.  presidents pastels
In 1888, JW wanted Louis Huth to lend The Bridge; flesh colour and brown (M.759) and Fishing Boats (M.819) to Exhibition of Pastels, Grosvenor Gallery, London, 1888 (cat. nos. 4, 84-5, 88-9).