The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler
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System Number: 09384
Date: [2/10 June 1882][1]
Author: JW
Place: London
Recipient: Van Rensselaer[2]
Place: [London]
Repository: Columbia University in the City of New York
Call Number: Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Gen MS Coll
Document Type: ALS

Mr Whistler
requests the pleasure of the company of
Mr. Van Rensselaer at breakfast on

[butterfly signature]

Sunday 11. June at a quarter to one o'clock -

13. Tite Street - Chelsea -

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1.  [2/10 June 1882]
The date mentioned, 2 June, was a Sunday in 1882; the invitation may date from the preceding week.

2.  Mr Van Rensselaer
Van Rensselaer, a social acquaintance of JW, or, possibly (since the 'Mr' is not entirely clear), Mariana Van Rensselaer (1851-1934), née Griswold, art critic [more].