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System Number: 05692
Date: 1 March 1892
Author: David Croal Thomson[1]
Place: London
Recipient: JW
Place: [Paris]
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler T37
Document Type: ALS


[royal coat of arms]

THE GOUPIL GALLERY
BOUSSOD, VALADON & CO.
116 & 117, NEW BOND STREET. W.
TELEGRAMS, - BOUSSOD, LONDON.

London -

1 March 1892.

Dear Sir,

We have a telegram from Madame Reveillon[2] St Petersburgh [sic] that her picture has been dispatched.

We have obtained today,
4 from J. C. Potter[3]
2 from C. Flower M P.[4]
1 from Hon Mrs P. Wyndham[5] [p. 2] & all have been sent the frames to Mr Grau[6] & the pictures to Mr Richards[7].

Enclosed is Ways[8] version of the Card which kindly return at once, if at all convenient.

The P. M. G.[9] & the Globe will have some special remarks about the show tomorrow

Yours faithfully

pp [stamped:] BOUSSOD, VALADON & CO.

D. C. Thomson

MANAGER.

J McN. Whistler Esq


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Notes:

1.  David Croal Thomson
David Croal Thomson (1855-1930), art dealer [more]. He was organising Nocturnes, Marines and Chevalet Pieces, Boussod, Valadon & Cie, Goupil Gallery, London, 1892.

2.  Madame Reveillon
Julia de Kay Revillon (1855-1930), née Whistler, JW's niece [more], owned Harmony in Green and Rose: The Music Room (YMSM 34).

3.  J. C. Potter
John Charles Potter (1854-1920), wallpaper manufacturer and collector [more], owned Blue and Silver: Blue Wave, Biarritz (YMSM 41), Symphony in White, No. 2: The Little White Girl (YMSM 52) and Grey and Silver: Chelsea Wharf (YMSM 54).

4.  C. Flower M P.
Cyril Flower (1843-1907), barrister, Liberal MP, 1st Baron Battersea [more], lent Caprice in Purple and Gold: The Golden Screen (YMSM 60) and Variations in Pink and Grey: Chelsea (YMSM 105).

5.  Hon Mrs P. Wyndham
Madeline Caroline Frances Eden Wyndham (1835-1920), née Campbell, artist [more], lent Nocturne: Grey and Gold - Westminster Bridge (YMSM 145).

6.  Mr Grau
Frederick H. Grau (d. 1894/1895), picture framer [more].

7.  Mr Richards
Stephen Richards (b. ca 1845), picture restorer [more].

8.  Ways
Thomas Way (1837-1915), lithographic printer [more]. JW's draft for the Private View card is #08359.

9.  P. M. G.
Pall Mall Gazette.