The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler
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System Number: 12834
Date: [October/November 1893][1]
Author: Beatrix Whistler[2]
Place: [Paris]
Recipient: Edmund Henry Wuerpel[3]
Place: [Paris]
Repository: Dr Edmund A. Bowles
Document Type: ALS

My dear Mr Wuerpel -

Do - if you are not engaged - come tonight and dine with us - If I had known today it was you I would have been delighted to see you, but when Jimmy went out, we [p. 2] thought we would go too and look at the crowd .. we should have liked you to have gone with us - ! Come tonight and we will tell you our adventures - Walter Sickert and his wife[4] are staying with us and I think you would like to know them

Very Sincerely

Beatrix Whistler

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1.  [October/November 1893]
Dated from reference to the Sickerts, who visited the Whistlers in Paris towards the end of 1893. See reference to the Sickerts' travels in #07774.

2.  Beatrix Whistler
Beatrix Whistler (1857-1896), née Beatrice Philip, artist [more].

3.  Edmund Henry Wuerpel
Edmund Henry Wuerpel (1866-1958), artist and teacher [more].

4.  Walter Sickert
Walter Richard Sickert (1860-1942), artist and writer on art [more]. His wife was Ellen Melicent Sickert (1848-1914), née Cobden, writer [more].