The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler
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System Number: 07710
Date: [4 July 1898?][1]
Author: JW
Place: [London]
Recipient: Joseph Pennell[2]
Place: [London]
Repository: Library of Congress
Call Number: Manuscript Division, Pennell-Whistler Collection, PWC 273/6/10
Document Type: ALS

All perfect except the hour!

So do not wait - and I will come with greatest pleasure and late thanks for remembering me on the Glorious day -

[butterfly signature]

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1.  [4 July 1898?]
Dated from the writing and butterfly signature. JW's reference to the 'Glorious day' suggests that it could be 4 July. JW uses the phrase in a letter to R. Birnie Philip, [5 July 1898], #04731.

2.  Joseph Pennell
Joseph Pennell (1860-1926), printer and illustrator, JW's biographer [more].