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System Number: 10573
Date: [December 1897/January 1898][1]
Author: JW
Place: [Paris]
Recipient: William Slocum Davenport[2]
Place: [Paris]
Repository: Private Collection
Document Type: MsLc[3]


MR J. McNEILL WHISTLER,
CHEYNE WALK,
CHELSEA.
110, RUE DU BAC.

Best wishes for the New Year 1898

[butterfly signature]


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Notes:

1.  [December 1897/January 1898]
Dated from the reference to 'New Year'.

2.  William Slocum Davenport
Dr William Slocum Davenport (1868-1938), JW's Paris dentist [more]. Several other items written to Davenport are in this private collection (see #10572; #10574).

3.  MsLc
The letter is recorded in a handwritten copy by Prof. Carl Barbier of a visiting card with a mourning border. The original was exhibited in James McNeill Whistler, peintre et graveur 1834-1903: Prélude A Whistler, Centre Culturel Américain, Paris, 1961 (see Centre Culturel Américain, James McNeill Whistler, peintre et graveur 1834-1903: Prélude A Whistler, exhibition catalogue, Paris, 1961, no. 74).