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The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler
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System Number: 00831
Date: 17 May [1884][1]
Author: JW
Place: London
Recipient: Charles William Deschamps[2]
Place: [London]
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler D37
Document Type: PD/Ms


MR WHISTLER REQUESTS THAT HE MAY HAVE THE HONOR OF
THE COMPANY OF
Mr. C. W. Deschamps.
AT A PRIVATE VIEW OF
PAINTINGS - "VARIOUS"
"NOTES" - "HARMONIES" - "NOCTURNES"[3].
SATURDAY, MAY 17.
MESSRS DOWDESWELL'S GALLERIES,
133, NEW BOND ST
TWO DOORS FROM THE GROSVENOR GALLERY.
"ARRANGEMENT IN FLESH COLOR & GREY".

[butterfly signature][4]


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Notes:

1.  17 May [1884]
Dated from the opening of 'Notes' - 'Harmonies' - 'Nocturnes', Messrs Dowdeswell, London, 1884.

2.  Charles William Deschamps
Charles William Deschamps (1848-1908), art dealer [more].

3.  NOTES - HARMONIES - NOCTURNES
JW's first one-man show at Messrs Dowdeswell and Dowdeswell's gallery, 133 New Bond Street, was entitled 'Notes' - 'Harmonies' - 'Nocturnes'.

4.  [butterfly signature]
The butterfly signature on this card is coloured in with a reddish brown pigment.