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System Number: 10029
Date: [March/April 1886?][1]
Author: JW
Place: London
Recipient: Mortimer Luddington Menpes[2]
Place: [London]
Repository: Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center, University of Texas at Austin, TX
Document Type: ALS


FROM
MESSRS DOWDESWELL[3],
DEALERS IN WORKS OF FINE ART,
133 NEW BOND STREET.

              18              

[Logo of palette and brushes] TO              

Have made appointment for you to meet the Estcourt[4] person today - as you have managed to keep out of the way and as Mrs. Sickert[5] wrote to me saying that she might return tomorrow, perhaps you had better get out to Hampstead at once -

However - as you please -

[butterfly signature]


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Notes:

1.  [March/April 1886 ?]
Dated by signature and possible reference to exhibition (see below).

2.  Mortimer Luddington Menpes
Mortimer Luddington Menpes (1860-1938), artist [more].

3.  MESSRS DOWDESWELL
The context of this letter may be preparations for 'Notes' - 'Harmonies' - 'Nocturnes', Second Series, Messrs Dowdeswell, London, 1886.

4.  Estcourt
Estcourt, a tradesman. He is mentioned in another letter to Menpes (#10028). He may be from the firm of Estcourt and Williams, wholesale table manufacturers, Notting Hill.

5.  Mrs. Sickert
Ellen Melicent Sickert (1848-1914), née Cobden, writer [more].