The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler

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Documents associated with: 8th Summer Exhibition, Grosvenor Gallery, London, 1884
Record 14 of 14

System Number: 10017
Date: [May 1885/1886?][1]
Author: JW
Place: London
Recipient: Mortimer Luddington Menpes[2]
Place: [London]
Repository: Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center, University of Texas at Austin, Texas
Document Type: ALS

In case you do not turn up this afternoon, I write to tell you to come round to Fulham Road[3] this evening as I have much to say to you -

Among other things about the Grosvenor[4] -

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1.  [May 1885/1886?]
Dated by writing, address, and exhibition reference (see below).

2.  Mortimer Luddington Menpes
Mortimer Luddington Menpes (1860-1938), artist [more].

3.  Fulham Road
On 11 October 1884 JW leased a studio at 454A Fulham Road and moved in during December. He gave up the Vale and Fulham Road studio in the summer of 1888. Letters from that address are presumed to date from 1885 to 1888.

4.  Grosvenor
JW did not exhibit there after 8th Summer Exhibition, Grosvenor Gallery, London, 1884.