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System Number: 00858
Date: 1 July 1885
Author: Dowdeswell & Dowdeswells[1]
Place: London
Recipient: JW
Place: [London]
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler D64
Document Type: PD/Ms[2]


1 July / 85

FINE ART GALLERY,
133, NEW BOND STREET, W. & AT 36, CHANCERY LANE, W.
W. LONDON.

[etc.]

J McN Whistler Eq

TO Cr by DOWDESWELL & DOWDESWELLS,

[etc.]

1885          
July 1 By Sale of of 29 Pictures by yourself framed nett £200  0  0
  Less        
  Cash advanced you on June 11 -     50  0  0
one other making up the 30 entrusted to us has been handed to Mr Poole[3] to make up his number - make note of this £150  0  0

 

'Recieved [sic] J. McN. Whistler[4]'

[p. 2] 'Dowdeswell Account of Sale of small pictures[5]'


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Notes:

1.  Dowdeswell and Dowdeswells
Firm of London art dealers.

2.  PD/Ms
This is a receipt made out by Dowdeswells and signed by JW.

3.  Mr Poole
Edward John Poole (b. ca 1848), civil servant and art collector [more]. A list records the sale of works to Poole including The Little Grocery, Chelsea; grey and red (M.952); Black and red (M.936); Note in pink and purple (M.935) and Moreby Hall (M.908) (see #00867).

4.  Recieved [sic] J. McN. Whistler
Written by JW. It is signed on top of a one penny postage stamp.

5.  'Dowdeswell ... pictures
Written by JW.