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System Number: 01676
Date: 24 April 1891
Author: James W. Paton[1]
Place: Glasgow
Recipient: JW
Place: [London]
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler G42
Document Type: ALS


[embossed Arms of City of Glasgow]

CORPORATION GALLERIES OF ART.

GLASGOW

24th April 1891

Dear Sir,

I have the satisfaction of telling you that the Portrait of Carlyle[2] was duly delivered here yesterday in proper condition; and it has been placed in a temporary exhibition[3] we are preparing on the South Side of Glasgow.

Yours very truly

J W Paton

J. McNeill Whistler Esq


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Notes:

1.  James W. Paton
James W. Paton (1843-1921), Curator of the Glasgow Industrial Museum [more].

2.  Carlyle
Arrangement in Grey and Black, No. 2: Portrait of Thomas Carlyle (YMSM 137).

3.  exhibition
South Side Art Exhibition, Corporation Gallery, Gorbals, Glasgow, 1891.