Interrogating the Famous on the Secrets of Their Success

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The upcoming English Literature, History, Children’s Books & Illustrations auction includes a collection of 450 questionnaires compiled by Jose L. Burguera, a Madrid-based psychologist interested in the phenomenon of personal success. From 1969 until 2001 he sent questionnaires to people who excelled in a wide range of fields including Salvador Dalí, Luciano Pavarotti and Ingrid Bergman. The answers range from wonderfully insightful to delightfully humorous. Click ahead to see some of the answers.

English Literature, History, Children’s Books & Illustrations
11 - 12 December 2017   London

Ingrid Bergman image © The Cecil Beaton Studio Archive at Sotheby’s. For further information email joanna.ling@sothebys.com 

Interrogating the Famous on the Secrets of Their Success

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