The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler
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System Number: 05672
Date: [September 1896/1898][1]
Author: JW
Place: London
Recipient: Brandon Thomas[2]
Place: [London]
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler T17
Document Type: ALS

4. Whitehall Court[3] -

- Saturday -

Bravo Brandon! -

I propose to come and say to you many charming things tomorrow evening - if I do not disturb too brilliant a gathering -

Present my compliments to Mrs. Brandon Thomas[4] and ask [p. 2] her if she will have me -

Send me a line here and tell at what hour -

[butterfly signature]

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1.  [September 1896/1898]
The deep mourning border on the notepaper, indicates a date after the death of Beatrix Whistler (1857-1896), née Beatrice Philip, artist [more]. Also dated by address and signature.

2.  Brandon Thomas
Brandon Thomas (1849-1914), a friend and admirer of JW [more].

3.  4. Whitehall Court
JW was staying with William Heinemann (1863-1920), publisher [more].

4.  Mrs. Brandon Thomas
Mrs Brandon Thomas, a social acquaintance of JW [more].