Letter with Drawing of Whistler Menacing Du Maurier

A work made of pen and brown ink on blue wove paper, with embossed printing.
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  • A work made of pen and brown ink on blue wove paper, with embossed printing.

Date:

1894

Artist:

George Du Maurier
English, 1834-1896

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Artist

George Du Maurier

Title

Letter with Drawing of Whistler Menacing Du Maurier

Origin

France

Date

1894–1896

Medium

Pen and brown ink on blue wove paper, with embossed printing

Inscriptions

"c/o Millar (?)" in brown ink at upper right; FELDEN, / BOXMOOR, / HERTS." in black letterpress at upper right; "Sep 21.94 / Dear Harrison (we'll drop the / Mr. if you don't mind - 2 confrerès) / Thanks for your letter. I / shall highly value the etchings / Helleu is going to be kind enough / to give me. I feel sure I shall / admire them as you do - even / more than we both admire / the August personage you mention + / whom we left in Whitby yesterday morning - We reached this very pleasant abode last night / With kindest regards / Yours very sincerely / George du Maurier" in brown ink on right and upper left sides of folded sheet; a pen and ink drawing at left, below signature

Dimensions

162 × 192 mm (sheet)

Credit Line

Gift of Walter S. Brewster

Reference Number

1933.225

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