van Dongen, Kees
Autograph letter signed, one page (letter card) - addressed and stamped verso, 4,25 x 6,25 inch, (Paris), 25.09.1934, to a friend (Mr. A. de Fouquieres) - concerning an invitation to the opera, written and signed in blue ink "Van Dongen", attractively mounted (removable) for fine display with photograph, shows Kees van Dongen as artist (altogether 11,75 x 8,25 inch), with a central horizontal fold, and scattered very mild signs of wear - in fine to very fine condition. "...cher ami J`ai bien reçu une invitation à la representation du 2 oct à l`opera et je m`y rendrai volontais. Merci et amicalement votre Van Dongen ..." Translated: "...dear friend I have received an invitation to the performance of Oct. 2 at the opera and I will go there willingly. Thank you and best regards your Van Dongen ..."
|Profession||Dutch-French painter and one of the Fauves at the controversial 1905 Salon d`Automne exhibition|
|Year of birth||1877|
|year of death||1968|
|Size in inch (1 inch = 2.5 cm)||4,25 x 6,25 (altogether 16,5 x 11,75)|
|Condition||fine to very fine|
|Type of Autograph||letters|