Documents associated with: Winter Exhibition, Society of British Artists, London, 1886-1887
Record 3 of 23
System Number: 03645
Date: [June/September 1886?]
Recipient: Ernest George Brown
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler LB 9/5
Document Type: ALS
Dear Mr Brown -
I find after all I can not possibly get away tomorrow -
I am too sorry for any thing but I have a sitting from Lady Collin [sic] Campbell that will inevitably make it entirely too late -
Perhaps you will suggest a day yourself?
[four lines of faint pencilled words appear at top of envelope, illegible]Ernest Brown Esq
The Fine Art Society -
148 New Bond Street -
1. [June/September 1886?]
Dated from reference to Lady Colin Campbell (see below).
3. Lady Collin [sic] Campbell
Gertrude Elizabeth Campbell (1857-1911), née Blood, Lady Colin Campbell, writer, art critic and amateur artist [more] sat for a portrait (Harmony in White and Ivory: Portrait of Lady Colin Campbell (YMSM 354)), now lost, during the summer and autumn of 1886. It was first exhibited at the Winter Exhibition, Society of British Artists, London, 1886-1887.