The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler

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Documents associated with: 1st exhibition, Grafton Galleries, London, 1893
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System Number: 05022
Date: 8 April 1892
Author: Francis Gerard Prange[1]
Place: London
Recipient: JW
Place: [Paris]
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler P662
Document Type: ALS

33 Brook St W

8 April 1892

Dear Whistler,

I enclose you a note just received from Lady Meux[2] = just to keep you "au fait[3]" & am, as always,

yrs cordially

F G Prange

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1.  Francis Gerard Prange
Francis Gerard Prange (b. ca 1843), London art dealer [more].

2.  Lady Meux
Lady Valerie Susan ('Susie') Meux (1847-1910), née Langdon, collector and patroness [more]. JW had hoped she would lend a portrait to an exhibition. Harmony in Pink and Grey: Portrait of Lady Meux (YMSM 229) was in the 2nd Exhibition, Société Nationale des Beaux-Arts, Paris, 1892, and Arrangement in Black: Lady Meux (YMSM 228) was lent the following year to the 1st exhibition, Grafton Galleries, London, 1893.

3.  au fait
Fr., informed, up to date.