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Documents associated with: 3rd Esposizione Internazionale d'Arte della Città di Venezia,Venice 1899
Record 26 of 32

System Number: 09409
Date: [18 March 1899][1]
Author: JW
Place: Paris
Recipient: Walford Graham Robertson[2]
Place: Whitley
Repository: Huntington Library, San Marino, CA
Call Number: WR 659
Credit Line: © The Huntington Library
Document Type: ALS[3]


CHEYNE WALK,
CHELSEA.

110, RUE DU BAC.

With
MR. J. McNEILL WHISTLER,s
compliments & best thanks for Graham Robertson's [p. 2] great courtesy in the Venice matter[4], and for his very nice letter -

[butterfly signature]


This document is protected by copyright.


Envelope:

Angleterre[5]

'March 1899'

To
Graham Robertson - Esq -
Sandhills - Whitley
Goldalming
Surrey -
[stamp:] POSTE / 25 / [REPUBLIQUE FRANCAISE]
[postmark:] PARIS-80 / R. DU BAC / 4E 18 / MARS / 99


Notes:

1.  18 March 1899
Dated by the postmark and the date written in another hand on the envelope.

2.  Walford Graham Robertson
Walford Graham Robertson (1867-1948), painter, designer and collector [more], owned Arrangement in Brown and Black: Portrait of Miss Rosa Corder (YMSM 203) and Crepuscule in Flesh Colour and Green: Valparaiso (YMSM 73).

3.  ALS
Written on JW's visiting card.

4.  Venice matter
Walford Graham Robertson (1867-1948), painter, designer and collector [more] agreed to lend Crepuscule in Flesh Colour and Green: Valparaiso (YMSM 73) to 3rd Esposizione Internazionale d'Arte della Città di Venezia,Venice, 1899.

5.  Angleterre
Triple-underlined.