The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler
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System Number: 05280
Date: [10 February 1887?][1]
Author: A. J. Le Patourel[2]
Place: [London]
Recipient: JW
Place: [London]
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler R176
Document Type: ALS

Dear Sir

No letter from the Trustees of the British Institution[3] addressed to Mr Burr[4] was received in July.

Had such letter come to hand I should have laid it before the Council -

Yours vy truly

A. J. Le Patourel

Act Sec

[p. 2] J. McN. Whistler Eq

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1.  [10 February 1887?]
This a reply to JW's letter of 9 February 1887 (#05279). It is written roughly in pencil.

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

3.  letter from the Trustees of the British Institution
The Athenaeum had accused JW of not replying to a letter from the British Institution on 2 July 1886 (see JW's letter to Patourel, 9 February 1887, #05279).

4.  Mr Burr
John P. Burr (1831-1893), genre painter [more].