The Famous Photographer Writes about an Exhibition and his Health from an English Spa that Inspired Ian Fleming’s “Shrublands” in Thunderball
Delacroix, France’s Leading French Romantic Painter, Writes to Franz Liszt’s Mistress
Getty, J. Paul
Art Patron and World’s Richest Man Finds “publicity, particularly in connection with wealth, very burdensome”
Havemeyer, Henry O.
Gracious and Grateful Typed Letter Signed by Art Collector, Plutocrat and Patron of New York’s Metropolitan Museum
The English Modernist Sculptor Writes to the Curator of the Dutch Kröller-Müller Museum
Herschel, John Frederick William
Autograph Letter from the English Polymath, Astronomer and Photography Pioneer, Mentioning Digital Computer Pioneer Charles Babbage
A Magnificent Original Watercolor Used for the 1937 Limited Editions Club Publication of “Camille,” by Alexandre Dumas fils
Surrealist André Masson Endorses Breton and Rivera’s Manifesto for an Independent Revolutionary Art
Mead, William R.
William R. Mead, American architect and principal of McKim, Mead & White, writes to the chancellor of New York University regarding the construction of the university’s library
Autograph Letter from the English Sculptor Henry Moore to the American Filmmaker who is Buying his Sculpture
Early & Important Autograph Letter by Nolde, Branded a “Degenerate” Artist by the Nazis
Roosevelt, Edith K.
The First Lady Visits Isabella Stewart Gardner’s “Palace:” “One leaves Boston the moment that the door of the Palace closes behind one”
Typed Letter Signed by the American Pop Artist: “We arrived in Moscow the day the war in the Gulf and the demonstrations in Lithuania started”
Apologetic Autograph Letter Signed by “New Yorker” Illustrator about His Artwork in a French Magazine: “I apologize again for my tantrums…”
Famed New Yorker Cartoonist, Saul Steinberg, ALS on the Possible Publication of his Mural, The Americans
Autograph Letter Signed Referring to the Subject of One of His Famous Italian Portraits: “I do happen to have a print of the little girl apprentice with me”