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Documents associated with: honours, Cross of St Michael
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System Number: 05255
Date: 19 March 1889
Author: Théodore Roussel[1]
Place: London
Recipient: William Christian Symons[2]
Place: London
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler R151
Document Type: ALS


Bolton's Studios Radcliffe road
South Kensington -

March - 19 - 1889

My dear Symons:

I send you the list of the men I wish to be invited at the Whistler Dinner. I was very sorry not to be able to assist to [sic] the last meeting

ever Yours

Théodore Roussel


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Envelope:

W Christian Symons Esqre
55, Park road
Haverstock Hill
N. W.

'Roussel'[3]

[stamp:] POSTAGE AND INLAND REVENUE / ONE PENNY
[postmark:] LONDON S W / B 7 / MR20 / 89
[postmark on verso:] LONDON. [N. W.?] / OA / MR20 / 89


Notes:

1.  Théodore Roussel
Theodore Roussel (1847-1926), painter and print-maker [more]. He was one of the organisers of a dinner in honour of JW at the Criterion on 1 May, to celebrate the award of a first-class medal at Munich and the Cross of St Michael of Bavaria.

2.  William Christian Symons
William Christian Symons (1845-1911), painter and designer [more].

3.  'Roussel'
Written in another hand in purple pencil across tthe address.