Documents associated with: Royal Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts
Record 10 of 10
System Number: 01679
Date: 9 February 1903
Author: Percy Bate
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler G45
Document Type: ALS
[roundel with female figures representing the arts]
THE ROYAL / GLASGOW / INSTITUTE / OF THE / FINE ARTS
175, SAUCHIEHALL STREET,
Feby, 9. 1903
James McNeill Whistler. Esq
The International Society of Sculptors, Painters & Gravers.
At the Annual General Meeting of the Members of the Royal Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts held last week, it was resolved unanimously to elect you an honorary member of our body: and I am therefore - with great pleasure - complying with the instructions of my Council in writing to inform you of your election, and to ask your acceptance of the position conferred on you by our members.
[p. 2] I may mention that our honorary members (including yourself.) number ten, eight of whom are artists of distinction - the other two being the Lord Provost of Glasgow for the time being, and the Town Clerk.
Believe me to be, Dear Sir,