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System Number: 02271
Date: 10 September 1887
Author: William Ayerst Ingram[1]
Place: Falmouth
Recipient: JW
Place: [London]
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler I12
Document Type: ALS


35 Market Street
Falmouth.

10th Sept 1887.

My Dear President

I wrote to you about ten days ago, in answer to a communication from Le Patourel[2] about the proposed Whistler Exbn[3] and asking you to let me know what you would wish done now.

As I have not heard from you, I am afraid [p. 2] my letter must have miscarried, although I have not had it returned.

I was sorry, as I wired, not to have been present last Monday at the Genl Meeting[4] but I only received the notification thereof that morning.

With best regards believe me
Sincerely Your's

W Ayerst Ingram.

J McNiel [sic] Whistler Eqr P R B A.


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Notes:

1.  William Ayerst Ingram
William Ayerst Ingram (1855-1913), marine and landscape painter [more].

2.  Le Patourel
A. F. or A. J. Le Patourel, painter, acting secretary of the SBA [more].

3.  Whistler Exbn
An exhibition of JW's work planned for the SBA (RBA) was postponed and finally abandoned.

4.  Genl Meeting
JW's Memorial Address to Queen Victoria was shown to the RBA on 5 September 1887 (#01841, #01842).