Document associated with: Angell, Thomas
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[roundel with head of Leonardo]
Strangely delectable is the first of your "Songs on Stone" It is in sooth a very witching air, and I believe myself to be one of "the rare few" who appreciate its subtle melody
[p. 2] I showed it round here to a good many that happened to be present when the paper arrived, and you
b may be pleased to hear that all were of the "few"
Tom Angell became quite spoony
Yours very gratefully
1. 26 [October 1890]
Dated by the almanac and the reference to publication (see below).
3. ARTS CLUB.
The address heading is embossed.
4. Songs on Stone
The Winged Hat (C.34) was the first of three lithographs to be published in The Whirlwind: A Lively and Eccentric Newspaper, 25 October 1890, under the title "Mr Whistler's 'Songs on Stone'."