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System Number: 05285
Date: 19 July 1887
Author: A. J. Le Patourel[1]
Place: London
Recipient: JW
Place: [London]
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler R181a
Document Type: ALS[2]


INCORPORATED SOCIETY OF BRITISH ARTISTS.
[circular crest with lion:] SBA

SUFFOLK STREET, PALL MALL EAST, S. W.

July 19th 1887

Dear Sir,

I am desired by the Council to enquire whether the address to Her Majesty[3] has been drawn up, according to the resolution passed at the meeting held on June 14th; and at what date it is likely to be presented.

Awaiting your reply.

I am, dear Sir
Yours Faithfully

A. J. Le Patourel

Act. Secretary

J. McN. Whistler Esq.


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Notes:

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

2.  ALS
A draft of a letter from JW to H. Matthews (#13424) was written on the verso.

3.  address to Her Majesty
Victoria (1819-1901), Queen of Great Britain [more]. The Memorial to Queen Victoria congratulated her on her Jubilee, celebrating fifty years reign. It had already been designed by JW ((a) Monogram 'VR'; (b) Address to Queen Victoria; (c) Royal Coat of Arms (M.1132)) and presented.