Documents associated with: animal, cat
Record 2 of 3
['Giving a suggested form of letter for the borrowing of certain of his pictures for the Grosvenor Gallery Exhibition, after referring to Dr. Whistler ...']
[...] Ask Mr. Shannon and Mr. Rickett with my compliments if they will be kind to the cats? - I wish they would take care of them - I wonder if they would mind? [...]
Tell William that if he would like to go to any of his friends for a week or ten days, he might - for I have a horror of him hanging about in absolute idleness - [...]
Envelope:J. C. Hanson [sic]
25 Margaretta Terrace
[postmark:] ['Paris, 15th Nov. 89']
1. [15 November 1889]
Dated from postmark.
Sale catalogue of E. Parsons and Sons, 1924, Catalogue 288, cat. no. 850, described as 2 pp., 8vo. There is also a transcription of the middle paragraph in an unknown hand (LC PWC).
4. Mr. Shannon and Mr. Rickett
Charles Hazlewood Shannon (1863-1937), painter and lithographer [more], and Charles de Sousy Ricketts (1866-1931), painter and designer [more]. They appear to have taken up JW's tenancy of JW's house in the Vale, Chelsea, and were mentioned in #07999.