The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler

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Documents associated with: Winter Exhibition, Society of British Artists, London, 1884-1885
Record 2 of 3

System Number: 13775
Date: [1884/1885?][1]
Author: JW
Place: [London]
Recipient: Florence Boughton[2]
Place: [London]
Repository: Private Collection
Document Type: ALS

Flossie -

What is it all about? I have heard nothing from you! - for ages!! -

Of course you are all coming tomorrow - In case of any accident - something is always going wrong in the post - I send you the tickets over again -

[butterfly signature]

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1.  [1884/1885?]
Dated by signature and known association of JW with F. Boughton.

2.  Florence Boughton
Florence ('Flossie') Boughton (b.1863, m.1887), Mrs J. C. Montagu Robb [more]. The invitation may have been for a private view such as 'Notes' - 'Harmonies' - 'Nocturnes', Messrs Dowdeswell, London, 1884, or Winter Exhibition, Society of British Artists, London, 1884-1885, or for JW's 'Ten O'Clock' Lecture in February 1885.