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The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler

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Documents associated with: Musée du Louvre
Record 6 of 31

System Number: 13187
Date: 3 November 1857
Author: Musée du Louvre[1]
Place: Paris
Recipient: JW
Place: [Paris]
Repository: Archives des Musées nationaux, Paris
Call Number: *LL 22
Document Type: D[2]


[The Musée du Louvre gives JW permission to copy Greuze's La Cruche cassée[3]]


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Notes:

1.  Musée du Louvre
Authorisation may have come from Alfred Emilien O'Hara (1811-1892), Comte de Nieuwerkerke, sculptor, Directeur-General des Musées [more].

2.  D
Autorisations données à des copistes, Ecoles Françaises et Flamandes, 1851-1871. The text has not been transcribed.

3.  La Cruche cassée
Copy after Greuze's 'La Cruche cassée' (YMSM 14). It is possible that this copy was made for Captain Seth Williams (b. 1841?), of Stonington, CT, an early patron of JW [more].