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System Number: 09983
Date: [6 October 1902][1]
Author: JW
Place: London
Recipient: John Lavery[2]
Place: London
Repository: Tate Gallery Archives
Call Number: Lavery Collection, TGA 7245/292
Document Type: ALS[3]


My dear Lavery -

You will be back tomorrow morning - so come here, fresh with the gossip of Dieppe for a cup of tea at about 5 or so -

I know you have seen the Hannays[4] - & probably the Addams'[5] -

Always sincerely

J McN. Whistler

Sunday night -

74. Cheyne Walk
Chelsea.


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Envelope:

'John Lavery. Esq:
5. Cromwell Place.
South Kensington.'
[stamp:] POSTAGE & REVENUE / ONE PENNY
[postmark:] CHELSEA / S. W. / 12 15 AM / 6 OC / 02


Notes:

1.  [6 October 1902]
Dated from the postmark.

2.  John Lavery
John Lavery (1856-1941), painter [more], Vice President of the International Society of Sculptors, Painters and Gravers.

3.  ALS
Written on mourning stationery. The envelope was written by Rosalind Birnie Philip (1873-1958), JW's sister-in-law [more].

4.  Hannays
Alexander Arnold Hannay (b. ca 1858), solicitor and collector [more] and Alys Mary Hannay (d. 1934), wife of A. A. Hannay [more].

5.  Addams'
Clifford Isaac Addams (1876-1942), etcher [more]; and Inez Eleanor Addams (fl. 1898-1927), née Bate, painter [more].