Documents associated with: International Exhibition, Glasgow, 1888
Record 3 of 6
THE SCOTTISH ART REVIEW
A MONTHLY JOURNAL OF
THE FINE ARTS MUSIC AND LITERATURE
243 SAINT VINCENT STREET
1st November 1888
J. McNeil [sic] Whistler Esqre
454a Fulham Road
London S. W.
We are very anxious to reproduce in a plate your portrait of Carlyle now in the Glasgow Exhibition. We think that we could have it done in a manner that wd do the original no discredit. As the Exhibition closes in ten days might we ask the favour of an early reply
We have pleasure in sending you a copy of our current issue.
Arrangement in Grey and Black, No. 2: Portrait of Thomas Carlyle (YMSM 137). JW replied, agreeing to Mavor's request on 12 November (#03503). The painting was in the International Exhibition, Kelvingrove, Glasgow, 1888.