UNIVERSITY of GLASGOW

The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler

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Robert John Waller, 1844/1845-??

Nationality: British
Date of Birth: 1844 or 1845
Place of Birth: Umbola, Africa
Date of Death:
Place of Death:

Life:

Major Robert John Waller was a professional soldier. His daughter Maud posed to JW (Study of Maud Waller for 'Scherzo in Blue: The Blue Girl' (M.846) and Scherzo in Blue: The Blue Girl (YMSM 226)). His brother Pickford was a collector who owned many works by JW.[mfm says Maud was daughter of Charles Bullen Waller and Emma Piggott]

Bibliography:

Kelly's London Postal Directory, London; UK census 1881, from http://www.familysearch.org (accessed 2004).