Documents associated with: sales (JW's work)
Record 20 of 23
System Number: 07477
Date: [18/30 December 1902]
Recipient: [newspaper editor]
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler X51
Document Type: ALd
as he has refrained, I think it due to his
great talents that modesty - the little correspondence I send you should at once appear -
I need not dwell upon many little details of the voyage that this may put in new & refreshing light -
1. [18/30 December 1902]
Dated from JW's correspondence with Richard Albert Canfield (1855-1914), gambler [more], especially Canfield to JW, [7 December 1902], #00531; see also #00529, #00530, #00531. This letter also relates closely to one from JW to R. de Montesquiou,  December 1902, #04161.
Written in pencil.
3. nous autres
Fr., we others.
6. Jew of the rue Lafitte
Arnold Seligmann, art dealer in the Place Vendôme, Paris, bought Arrangement in Black and Gold: Comte Robert de Montesquiou-Fezensac (YMSM 398) and sold it to Canfield. It was sent to JW's studio and, after his death, to Canfield in America.