Correspondence and papers of and concerning Edward Arthur Walton. Edit

Summary

Component Unique Identifier
MS.19245
Level of Description
File

Dates

  • 1891-1925, undated. (Creation)

Extents

  • 189 Leaves (Whole)

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Notes

  • Conditions Governing Access

    Normal access conditions apply.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Normal reproduction conditions apply, subject to any copyright restrictions.

  • Arrangement

    189 folios.

  • Scope and Contents

    The contents are as follows:

    (i) Xerox copies of correspondence between Edward Arthur Walton and James Abbott McNeill Whistler, and newspaper cuttings concerning Whistler's portrait of Thomas Carlyle, 1891-1905 (folio 1);

    (ii) Letters to Edward Arthur Walton, 1900-1911, undated, including letters from Andrew Carnegie and John Singer Sargent (folio 24);

    (iii) Letters, 1922-1925, to Walton's widow, chiefly letters of condolence on the artist's death, but including several from Sir James Guthrie concerning the Memorial Exhibition held in 1924 (folio 39);

    (iv) Speeches by Edward Arthur Walton, 1893-1919, undated (folio 78);

    (v) Miscellaneous papers, 1892-1915, undated (folio 173).

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