The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler

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Documents associated with: 7th Exhibition, Society of Portrait Painters, London, 1897
Record 2 of 2

System Number: 09994
Date: [November 1897/1898][1]
Author: JW
Place: [Paris?]
Recipient: John Lavery[2]
Place: [London]
Repository: Tate Gallery Archives
Call Number: Lavery Collection, TGA 7245/303
Document Type: ADS

Society of Portrait Painters

"Rose & Brown[3]
the Philosopher"

J McNeill Whistler

[p. 2] Grafton Gallery

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1.  [November 1897/1898]
Dated from the reference to an exhibition (see below). The paper has a deep mourning border, indicated a date after the death of Beatrix Whistler (1857-1896), née Beatrice Philip, artist [more].

2.  John Lavery
John Lavery (1856-1941), painter [more].

3.  Rose & Brown
Rose and Brown: The Philosopher (YMSM 472). It was exhibited at the 7th Exhibition, Society of Portrait Painters, London, 1897 (cat. no. 11) and at the Exhibition of International Art, International Society of Sculptors, Painters and Gravers, London, 1898. Lavery was invoved in the organisation of the latter.