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Documents associated with: marriage (JW and BW)
Record 13 of 57
System Number: 09512
Date: [11 August 1888?]
Author: Frederick Keppel
Document Type: PLfc
One Whistler more, one Godwin less,
Two artists wed this day;
Long may you each the other bless,
So prays your friend F. K.
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1. [11 August 1888?]
Dated from reference to JW's marriage to Beatrix Whistler (1857-1896), née Beatrice Philip, artist [more].
2. Frederick Keppel
Frederick Keppel (1845-1912), New York print dealer [more].
Keppel recorded that he wrote this note above a press-cutting from the New York Herald announcing JW's marriage and sent it to him. Published in Keppel, Frederick, The Gentle Art of Resenting Injuries; being some Unpublished Correspondence Addressed to the Author of 'The Gentle Art of Making Enemies', New York, 1904, p. 7.
Beatrix Whistler was formerly married to Edward William Godwin (1833-1886), architect and designer [more].