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[Letter with eleven humorous sketches, from Whistler to Paul, headed "Baltimore, Sunday night -- am (Down -- derry down)"]

[Letter with eleven humorous sketches, from Whistler to Paul, headed "Baltimore, Sunday night -- am (Down -- derry down)"]

 
 
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Autograph letter to a person identified only as Paul; interspersed with humorous sketches of men, including self-portraits.
Title and sketch captions devised by Library staff.
Letter signed: J. Whistler.
Tan wove paper.
Date from catalogue raisonné.
On front: black collector's stamp of J & E R Pennell (Lugt Suppl. 874a).
James McNeill Whistler : drawings, pastels, and watercolors : a catalogue raisonné / Margaret F. MacDonald. New Haven ; London : Yale University Press, 1995, no. 179 (p. 54)
Purchase; Pennell Fund; 1939; (390008).
Forms part of the Joseph and Elizabeth Robins Pennell Collection of Whistleriana.

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Date

01/01/1854
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Whistler, James McNeill, 1834-1903, artist
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