Rodin, Auguste
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Rodin, Auguste

SKU:6020362

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Autograph letter signed & mounted

Regular Price: CHF1,350.00

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Autograph letter signed, 1 1/4 pages - on two adjoining sheets, 5 x 6,75 inch, `77 Rue de Varenne` (personal) stationery, 20.06.1911, in French, to a "Mademoiselle" - August Rodin accepts an invitation, written and signed in black ink "Aug. Rodin", attractively mounted (removable) for fine display with a plaque and an archival vintage matte-finish photograph, shows Auguste Rodin in a chest-up portrait (altogether 19,75 x 16 inch), with a central horizontal letter fold and browning to the edges - in fine condition. "Mademoiselle, votre chere amitie nous est precieuse a Madame la duchesse et a moi. Je crois que nous avons quelques visites demain mais si vous pouvez nous invite dans quelques jours, nous serons heureux d`ete avec vous. en hommage respectueux / et affectueux. Aug Rodin - 20 juin 1911" Translated: "Mademoiselle, your dear friendship is precious to Madame la Duchesse* and me. I think we have a few visits tomorrow but if you can invite us in a few days, we will be glad to be with you. in respectful and affectionate homage Aug Rodin - 20 juin 1911" * Claire Coudert married in 1891 in New York Charles-August Choiseul-Beaupre, before becoming duchess in 1909. She entered the life of Rodin shortly before 1907.

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SKU 6020362
Profession French sculptor
Year of birth 1840
year of death 1917
Size in inch (1 inch = 2.5 cm) 5 x 6,75 (altogether 19,75 x 16)
Condition fine
Type of Autograph letters