Documents associated with: 97th Exhibition of the Royal Academy of Arts, Royal Academy, London, 1865
Record 5 of 14
System Number: 05621
Date: 24 March 
Author: John Charles Potter
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler S267a
Document Type: ALf
13 Princes Terrace [Crown over thistle:] 'REFORM CLUB' March 24 Dear Whistler Will you come & dine with me on Monday at 6.30 - Pray do - & also find a moment, & write a line, to say "yes" - If the White Maid is finished - & you like to bring her - we will hang her in state after [...]
1. 24 March 
Dated from the poem on the verso (see below): another copy of the poem is dated 2 April 1865.
The whole page has been vigorously crossed through. The remainder of the letter is missing. On the reverse side of the sheet is a poem by Algernon Charles Swinburne (1837-1909), poet and critic [more], Before the Mirror (see #05620).