Documents associated with: [Exposition], Société des XX (Vingt), Brussels, 1884
Record 12 of 13
System Number: 09336
Recipient: Gerald Potter
Repository: Archives de l'Art Contemporain en Belgique, Musées royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique, Bruxelles
Call Number: Fonds Vander Linden, archives Octave Maus, 4760
Document Type: PD/Ms
Mr Gerald Potter
2 Ennismore Gardens
MR J. McNEILL WHISTLER,
Introducing Monsieur Octave Maus -
Dated by known association of JW and Maus (see below).
2. Gerald Potter
John Gerald Potter (1829-1908), wallpaper manufacturer and patron [more]. Potter owned Blue and Silver: Blue Wave, Biarritz (YMSM 41), Symphony in White, No. 2: The Little White Girl (YMSM 52), Grey and Silver: Chelsea Wharf (YMSM 54), and Nocturne: Blue and Silver - Cremorne Lights (YMSM 115).
Written on JW's visiting card. This letter must not be published in any form without the prior written consent of the owner.
4. Octave Maus
Octave Maus (1856-1919), advocate, writer and art critic [more]. JW had contributed to [Exposition], Société des XX (Vingts), Brussels, 1884. It may be that Maus was considering works for that or a subsequent exhibition. However, none of Potter's works were ever exhibited with Les XX.