The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler
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System Number: 13896
Date: [1888/1891][1]
Author: JW
Place: [London]
Recipient: Aglaia Coronio[2]
Place: [London]
Repository: New York Public Library
Call Number: Montague Collection
Credit Line: Montague Collection / Manuscripts and Archives Division / The New York Public Library / Astor, Lenox and Tilden Foundations
Document Type: ALS

Dear Madame Coronio -

You must write me a line and tell me that you are charmed with the enclosed -

[butterfly signature]

I know you agree with me that romance in the 19th. century is only to be found in the Metropolitan Railway! -

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1.  [1888/1891]
Dated from the signature. Presumably JW enclosed a press-cutting with this letter but neither that nor an envelope has been located.

2.  Aglaia Coronio
Aglaia Coronio (1834-1906), née Ionides, wife of George Coronio [more].