The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler

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Document associated with: Retrospective Exhibition, Society of American Artists, New York, 1892
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System Number: 01505
Date: 28 November 1892
Author: Charles Lang Freer[1]
Place: Detroit
Recipient: JW
Place: Paris
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler F437
Document Type: W

[telegraph form (Fr.), postmark:] BOURSE / PARIS / 28 NOV 92

[stamped:] VIA ANGLO

as owner your painting the balcony[2] have consented to exhibit retrospective exhibition society american artistes[3] harper brothers[4] wish to reproduce painting cable your wishes

C. L. Freer

110 Rue / du / bac

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1.  Charles Lang Freer
Charles Lang Freer (1856-1919), industrialist, collector and founder of the Freer Gallery of Art [more]. Published in Merrill, Linda, With Kindest Regards. The Correspondence of Charles Lang Freer and James McNeill Whistler, 1890-1903, Washington and London, 1995, no. 13, pp. 88-89.

2.  balcony
Variations in Flesh Colour and Green: The Balcony (YMSM 56).

3.  society american artistes
Retrospective Exhibition, Society of American Artists, New York, 1892.

4.  harper brothers
New York publishers.