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1642, Original Antique 4 Page Handwritten Manuscript Letter On Vellum, Signed

Original 4 page handwritten manuscript letter on vellum dated 1642. This document is entirely handwritten. When unfolded it measures approximately 19″ x 9 3/4″. It has some soiling and creases from being folded and stored for hundreds of years. A few small tears and holes where the creases meet, some fading to the ink, else […]

Original Typed Letter Signed By Greta Garbo Mentioning Her Film Camille

Typed Letter Signed by Greta Garbo Dealing With Her 1936 Film, Camille. 1 page, quarto, Written to Saul N. Rittenburg at Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures in Culver City, California and boldly signed by Greta Garbo in purple ink. It was at MGM that she starred in all her film masterpieces. Garbo writes This is to certify that […]

Original DEAN CORNWELL Oil Illustration (1923) COSMOPOLITAN Magazine The Letter

This ORIGINAL Oil on board by DEAN CORNWELL is 40″ x 30″ and was painted for COSMOPOLITAN MAGAZINE in 1923. I believe the painting was published in the April 1924 issue. This is one of several striking compositions Cornwell did for W. SOMERSET MAUGHAM’S “The Letter” published in Cosmopolitan. I have owned it ever since. […]

Original Albert Einstein Letter Denouncing Israel Signed and dated

Written in 1948 it cautions that any catastrophe befalling the fledgling nation of Israel will come from the actions of either its creators (Britain) or its citizens. Coincidentally the letter was written the morning after the Israelis carried out an unprovoked massacre of Palestinian civilians in the village of Deir Yassin. If the headlines from […]