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Record 133 of 143

System Number: 08397
Date: 31 May [1896][1]
Author: JW
Place: London
Recipient: David Croal Thomson[2]
Place: London
Repository: Library of Congress
Call Number: Manuscript Division, Pennell-Whistler Collection, PWC 18/1624
Document Type: ALS[3]


Fitzroy Street - Fitzroy Sqr -

Dear Mr Thomson -

How about those frames?

Isn't the one for the Nocturne[4] ready to send up? I am most anxious to have it -

Could you look in on Tuesday? say from 3. to 4 o'clock [p. 2] in the afternoon -

I wish you would kindly send me a word -

Very Sincerely

J McN. Whistler

Sunday night - May 31 -


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Envelope:

To
D. C. Thomson - Esq -
The Goupil Galleries -
5. Regent Street -
London -
[stamp:] POSTAGE AND INLAND REVENUE / ONE PENNY
[postmark:] HAMPSTEAD. S. [...] / JU 1 / 96


Notes:

1.  31 May [1896]
Dated from the postmark.

2.  David Croal Thomson
David Croal Thomson (1855-1930), art dealer [more].

3.  ALS
The stationery has a deep mourning border. '47C' is written in another hand in red ink at top left, and '138' in pencil at bottom right of p. 1, and also on the envelope.

4.  Nocturne
Not identified.