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Record 10 of 146
System Number: 01835
Date: 20 July 1887
Author: Henry Matthews
Recipient: Secretary, Society of British Artists
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler G200
Document Type: MsLc
20 July 1887
I have had the honour to lay before the Queen the loyal and dutiful Address of the Society of British Artists on the occasion of Her Majesty attaining the Fiftieth Year of Her Reign; - And I have to inform you that Her Majesty was pleased to receive the same very graciously; and to command me to express Her Majesty's appreciation of the beautiful and artistic illuminations of the Album in which the address was enclosed.
I have the honour to be,
Your obedient servant
(signed) Henry Matthews
The Secretary of the Society of British Artists.
A loyal Address from JW, on behalf of the Society of British Artists, congratulated Queen Victoria on the occasion of her Jubilee; see (a) Monogram 'VR'; (b) Address to Queen Victoria; (c) Royal Coat of Arms (M.1132).