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System Number: 04995
Date: 13 December 1887
Author: Henry Ponsonby[1]
Place: Windsor Castle
Recipient: JW
Place: London
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler P635
Document Type: ALS


Windsor Castle

December 13 1887

Sir Henry Ponsonby presents his compliments to Mr Whistler and is commanded by The Queen[2] to thank him for the Portfolio of etchings[3] which he has had the kindness to present to Her Majesty.


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Envelope:

James M. Whistler Esqre
The Vale
Kings Road
Chelsea

Hry. F. Ponsonby

[stamp:] POSTAGE AND INLAND REVENUE / ONE PENNY
[postmark:] LONDON - S. W / 6 / DE 13 / 87


Notes:

1.  Henry Ponsonby
Henry Frederick Ponsonby (1825-1895), Private Secretary to Queen Victoria [more].

2.  The Queen
Victoria (1819-1901), Queen of Great Britain [more].

3.  Portfolio of etchings
'Naval Review set', 1887 (K. 316-331) (excat 7), presented by JW as part of the celebration of Queen Victoria's Jubilee.