Documents associated with: honours, Cross of St Michael
Record 20 of 33
System Number: 07919
Date: April 1889
Recipient: Charles William Deschamps
Repository: Library of Congress
Call Number: Manuscripts Division, Pennell-Whistler Collection, PWC 1/24/10
Document Type: PD/AS
PARIS UNIVERSAL EXHIBITION, 1889.
(INCORPORATED 5TH JUNE, 1888.)
FINE ARTS SECTION.
TO THE HONORARY SECRETARY,
FINE ARTS COMMITTEE,
2, WALBROOK (MANSION HOUSE), LONDON, E C.
I BEG LEAVE TO INFORM YOU THAT I SHOULD WISH TO BE REPRESENTED AT PARIS THIS YEAR BY SOME OF THE WORKS SPECIFIED BELOW.
SIGNATURE J. McNeill Whistler.
Order of St. Michael
Hon. Member Royal Academy of Münich.
ADDRESS Tower House - Tite Street Chelsea
|NO.||DESCRIPTION||APPROXIMATE SIZE OUTSIDE FRAME.||NAME AND ADDRESS OF OWNER.|
|HEIGHT FT. IN.||WIDTH FT. IN.|
|1.||Oil Painting||8 - 2||4 - 8||My own property -|
|Arrangement in Black. No. 7|
|Portrait of Lady Archibald Campbell|
|2.||Oil Painting -||2 - 9||2 - 4||John Cavafy - M. D.|
|Harmony in flesh colour & green|
|The Balcony -|
||1 - 8||1 - 5½||My own property -|
2. Order of St Michael
For his contribution to 4th Internationale Kunst-Austellung, Munich, 1889, JW was awarded a first-class medal, followed by the Cross of St Michael of Bavaria.
6. 9 Etchings