Documents associated with: marriage (JW and BW)
Record 9 of 57
22 CHEYNE WALK
CHELSEA. S. W
Dear Mr Whistler
It is most enchanting
A million good wishes from us both
very sincerely yrs
M. H. Dawkins
1. [July 1888?]
Dated from likely reference to JW's engagement (see note below).
2. Mary H. Dawkins
Mary Hermione Dawkins (b. ca 1830), formerly Sartoris, later Mrs Callander [more]. From c. March 1890-July 1892, the Whistlers lived next door to the Dawkins in Cheyne Walk, at No. 21.
Probably a reference to JW's recent engagement to Beatrix Whistler (1857-1896), née Beatrice Philip, artist [more]. The wedding took place on 11 August. See also Mrs Dawkins's letter to BW, #00809.