Documents associated with: Winter Exhibition, Royal Society of British Artists, London, 1887-1888
Record 28 of 30
System Number: 07411
Date: [3 February 1888]
Recipient: Walter Theodore Watts-Dunton
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler W1399
Document Type: ALS
454 Fulham Road - Walham Green
'3 Feb 1888'
How badly behaved it was of you not to come last Sunday when you had your card all right from me -
[p. 2] 'Whistler'
Theodore Watts. Esq.
[stamp:] POSTAGE AND INLAND REVENUE / ONE PENNY
[postmark:] LONDON / S. W. / 9 7 / FE 3 / 88
[crown motif:] R. B. A.
1. [3 February 1888]
Dated from postmark.
3. Walham Green
4. '3 Feb 1888'
Added in pencil, in another hand.
6. galleries of Suffolk Street
JW was probably referring to the Winter Exhibition, Royal Society of British Artists, London, 1887-1888. Twenty-one of his works were on display, including etchings of the Jubilee Naval Review, London and Brussels, lithographs, watercolours and oils such as The White Symphony: Three Girls (YMSM 87).
In pencil, in an unknown hand.
8. T W D ... 1888
Added in pencil in another hand, and then erased.
Written in blue pencil.
10. [crown motif:] R. B. A.
Embossed motif on envelope flap.