Documents associated with: Société Internationale de Peinture et de Sculpture, Galerie Georges Petit, Paris, 1899
Record 5 of 5
System Number: 07965
Date: [17 December 1899]
Recipient: Francis Vielé-Griffin
Repository: Library of Congress
Call Number: Manuscript Division, Pennell-Whistler Collection, PWC 1/39/24
Document Type: AWS
I am so sorry about tonight! In my desire to pass the evening with you both, I forgot entirely that this is the night of the dinner given to [Bésin?] and myself by the Société Internationale!
So that we must put off all we have to say - and there is so much to be said since the other day!
They have been going on "staggering humanity"!
With my kindest regards and sincere apologies
Sunday morng. -
[p. 2] Monsieur Viélé-Griffin
46. Rue Hamelin -
[printed stamp:] REPUBLIQUE FRANÇAISE / 50 / TELEGRAPHE
[postmark:] [PARIS] / GRAND HOTEL / 17 DEC / 99
1. [17 December 1899]
Dated from the postmark and the almanac: 17 December 1999 was a Sunday.
JW had exhibited triumphantly at the Société Internationale de Peinture et de Sculpture, Galerie Georges Petit, Paris, 1899.