Documents associated with: 28th Exhibition of Works of Modern Artists, Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts, Glasgow, 1889
Record 6 of 9
[...] or did Mr. Kirkpatrick
for the joy of seeing from a congenial sense of mischief, lay this trap for the Critic, into which the simple creature was sure to tumble? - In this case thank him for me - the awkward antics of the flo[u]ndering ones in trouble give me still pleasure, though a little blasé perhaps with that kind of amusement - and I fancy it would at least be a change to send the forger or the dealer or both to the galleys -
Therefore again I beg that the Committee will kindly help me in the pursuit of this Piggott of pictures -
[p. 2] or did Mr K. himself, lay for the simple critic this trap
[with?] into which he could not fail to fall into?
for the joy of seeing the simple