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Record 11 of 26

System Number: 00397
Date: 11 July 1893
Author: Boussod, Valadon & Cie.[1]
Place: Paris
Recipient: JW
Place: Paris
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler B174
Document Type: PD/Ms


MEMORANDUM

BOUSSOD, VALADON & Cie.
19, BOULEVARD MONTMARTRE.
ADRESSE TÉLÉGRAPHIQUE: BOUSSOVAL-PARIS

[stamped:] ACTUELLEMENT / 24, BOULEVARD DES CAPUCINES

PARIS, LE 11 Juillet 1893

Monsieur Whistler
110 Rue du Bac

Prière à Monsieur Whistler de bien vouloir faire remettre au porteur les collections de photographies signées.

'le 12. Juillet. 1893[2]

Recu [sic] pour la Maison Goupil, dix collections, signées, de l'album de Monsieur Whistler'

[illegible signature of courier]


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Translation:

PARIS, 11 July 1893

Mr Whistler
110 Rue du Bac

Mr Whistler is asked to be so kind as to give the messenger the collections of signed photographs.

'12th July 1893'

'Received for the Maison Goupil, ten collections, signed, from Mr Whistler's album[3]'

[illegible signature of courier]


Notes:

1.  Boussod, Valadon & Cie.
Art dealers in London and Paris; the Paris branch was transmitting photographs signed by JW to their London branch.

2.  Whistler's album
'le 12 ... Whistler' was written by JW and the receipt was countersigned below by an employee of Boussod, Valadon & Cie. The album contained photographs of oil paintings, mostly those exhibited in Nocturnes, Marines and Chevalet Pieces, Boussod, Valadon & Cie, Goupil Gallery, London, 1892.

3.  'le 12. Juillet. 1893
The date and the following line are in JW's hand.