542
542
(Clemens, Samuel L.)
Estimate
2,5003,500
LOT SOLD. 4,063 USD
JUMP TO LOT
542
(Clemens, Samuel L.)
Estimate
2,5003,500
LOT SOLD. 4,063 USD
JUMP TO LOT

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THE JAMES S. COPLEY LIBRARY: ARTS & SCIENCES, INCLUDING THE MARK TWAIN COLLECTION

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(Clemens, Samuel L.)

A fine group 6 items, comprising signed photographic and ink portraits, and clipped signatures:

L. J. Binns. Ink portrait in profile of Clemens on blue paper inscribed "Truly Yours | Mark Twain," ca. 1905. — L. J. Binns. Ink and watercolor full-length caricature of Mark Twain, ca. 1905. — A. F. Bradley. A gelatin silver print half-length portrait of Samuel Clemens in his signature white suit, New York, 1907, inscribed "Mark Twain." Matted, glazed, and framed. — A clipped signature from a letter addressed to Colonel Newbiggin: "I am, dear Sir, | Very truly yours | S. L. Clemens" together with a later silver gelatin print made from a portrait of Clemens in a white hat seated in a wicker chair by Henry Thomas Reed, London, originally taken ca. 1879. Matted, glazed and framed. — A later printing of a photograph of Clemens in three-quarter view, originally taken 1869 — Clipped signature inscribed "In Missouri | Yrs truly | Mark Twain, interleaved on a larger sheet of paper.

 


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THE JAMES S. COPLEY LIBRARY: ARTS & SCIENCES, INCLUDING THE MARK TWAIN COLLECTION

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