UNIVERSITY of GLASGOW

The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler

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Olga V. Kramer, ??-??

Nationality: American?
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Olga V. Kramer was an art student.

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Kramer was probably a student at the Académie Carmen. She described JW as 'our great master' and 'a genius and my teacher'. At JW's death in 1903 she wrote: 'I have also been deeply impressed by his kindness on different occasions and not least to myself. He was so simple and winning, so perfectly sincere and so stimulating in telling us, his pupils, the truth' (#02442).