Documents associated with: Peacock Room
Record 24 of 79
System Number: 02571
Date: [22 October 1876]
Recipient: Frederick Richards Leyland
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler L107
Document Type: AWd
Received your letter - Shocked to find nothing in it - Will answer text by and bye.
Expect from you meanwhile From you should meanwhile should have relied upon cheque. Cannot affect final arrangement - Require today two hundred - Will not you send?
3. No. 2
Double-underlined and written in the hand of JW, in top left-hand corner of sheet. He seems to have numbered his correspondence with Leyland concerning Harmony in Blue and Gold: The Peacock Room (YMSM 178) with a view to publication, although this did not take place.
The payment for JW's work on Harmony in Blue and Gold: The Peacock Room (YMSM 178), a decorative scheme for the dining room at 49, Prince's Gate, F. R. Leyland's London home. JW had already received an initial advance payment of £250 and a further advance of £150 from Leyland (see JW to F. R. Leyland, #11866, #02574).