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System Number: 05264
Date: 2 June 1894
Author: John Wright Robb[1]
Place: Glasgow
Recipient: JW
Place: Paris
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler R160
Document Type: ALS


[Royal coat of arms: ] NEMO ME IMPUNE LACESSIT
THE ROYAL SCOTTISH SOCIETY OF PAINTERS IN WATER-COLOURS

49 97 WEST GEORGE STREET,
GLASGOW,

2nd June 1894

J. McNeil [sic] Whistler Esq.
110 Rue du Bal [sic]
Paris

Sir,

I beg to intimate to you that at a Special General Meeting of the Members held here on 28th ult. you were duly elected an Honorary Member of the Royal Scottish Society of Painters in Water-Colours.

I enclose a copy of the Constitution and Rules.

I am
Sir,
Your Obedient Servant

J. Wright Robb

Sec


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Notes:

1.  John Wright Robb
John Wright Robb (fl. 1887-1905), JP, accountant, of J. Wright Robb and Scobie, Secretary of the Royal Scottish Society of Painters in Water-Colours. See also the letter of congratulations from Francis Powell (1833-1914), painter, a founder and President of the Royal Scottish Watercolour Society [more], 29 May 1894, #05263.