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The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler

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Documents associated with: Mr Whistler's Lithographs, The Fine Art Society, London, 1895
Record 84 of 84

System Number: 02017
Date: [26 March 1896][1]
Author: JW
Place: London
Recipient: Charles James Whistler Hanson[2]
Place: London
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler H118
Document Type: ALS[3]


'26.3.96'

My dear Mr Hanson -

Enclosed I send cheque for £3 - as I said I would this morning -

I should like to know that it reaches you safely - so you had better write a line to the Fine Art Society[4] and say so -

Very sincerely

J McN Whistler.

148. New Bond Street -

[p. 2] Please admit Mr Hanson & friends to the Galleries -

With the compliments of

MR J. McNEILL WHISTLER
CHEYNE WALK, / CHELSEA
110, RUE DU BAC


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Envelope:

To
Charles J. Hanson. Esq.
11. Great Ormond Street
Queens Square
Bloomsbury
[stamp:] POSTAGE AND INLAND REVENUE / ONE PENNY
[postmark:] LONDON W. C. / 1 7 / MR 26 / 96


Notes:

1.  [26 March 1896]
Dated from the postmark. This date is inscribed on the letter in another hand.

2.  Charles James Whistler Hanson
Charles James Whistler Hanson (1870-1935), engineer, son of JW and Louisa Fanny Hanson [more].

3.  ALS
JW also enclosed a visiting card and invitation (transcribed here as p. 2) with this letter.

4.  Fine Art Society
The Fine Art Society Gallery at 148, New Bond Street where JW had recently had a show of his lithographs, Mr Whistler's Lithographs, The Fine Art Society, London, 1895.