The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler

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Documents associated with: 11th Exhibition, Society of Portrait Painters, London, 1901
Record 1 of 3

System Number: 07586
Date: [April/May 1897?][1]
Author: Rosalind Birnie Philip[2]
Place: [London?]
Recipient: Christine Anderson[3]
Place: [London]
Repository: Private Collection
Document Type: ALS

The "Red Feather[4]" Mr. Whistler has had returned to him here.

Mr. Whistler also wishes to know where you wish to have the little plate announcing the Company [,] is it on the upstairs door?

This is I think all:

Believe me
Sincerely yours.

R. Birnie-Philip.

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1.  [April/May 1897?]
Dated by reference to 'Company' (see below).

2.  Rosalind Birnie Philip
Rosalind Birnie Philip (1873-1958), JW's sister-in-law [more].

3.  Christine Anderson
Mrs Christine Anderson, manager of the 'Company of the Butterfly' [more]. The company opened at 2 Hinde Street in April 1897 and was closed in 1901.

4.  Red Feather
Violet and Blue: The Red Feather (YMSM 503).