Documents associated with: Dod and Longstaffe
Record 10 of 14
System Number: 11906
Date: 15 March 1879
Author: Dod and Longstaffe
Recipient: James Anderson Rose
Repository: Library of Congress
Call Number: Manuscript Division, Pennell-Whistler Collection, PWC
Document Type: ALS
A. Rose Esqre
11 Salisbury St Strand - W. C.
'Copy sent to Mr Whistler 17 March 1879'
LONDON, 16, BERNERS STREET, W.
March 15th 1879
Herman v Whistler.
If your Client will pay the costs £3-13-6 - £3-0-0 for interest and [£40-?] on a/c debt we will undertake [to] stay further proceedings for one month within which time the balance £60 must be paid. These terms must be carried out on Monday at latest
Dod & Longstaffe
1. Dod and Longstaffe
Solicitors representing Herrman.
'Copy ... 1879' written in another hand in the top right corner.
Louis Herrman (b. 1810 or 1811), of Gilby and Herrman, artists' suppliers, later a picture dealer [more]. JW owed money to Herrman through loans negotiated by Charles Augustus ('Owl') Howell (1840? - d.1890), entrepreneur [more], as well as for the supply of artists's materials. JW had difficulties with the loan repayments (see for example, JW to Howell, #02778). Herrman was among JW's creditors listed in the records of the London Bankruptcy Court on 7 May 1879 (#11711).