Hemingway, Ernest

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Hemingway, Ernest

SKU:6028496

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Signed vintage photograph with an autograph rhyme signed verso

CHF5,950.00

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Signed vintage photograph, shows an unidentified man on horseback, 8 x 10 inch, signed and inscribed by Ernest Hemingway in blue ballpoint ink "My old friend Bill Bridge*. - I sold old Baldy and hung up my saddle, and then I bid farewell to the god-damn cattle - Best always, - Ernest Hemingway" - on the verso an autograph rhyme signed by Hemingway to Bill, mostly based on an old cowboy song `The Old Christholm Trail`and later bawdy versions of the same, attractively mounted (removable) for fine display with a photograph of Ernest Hemingway on a safari (altogether 16,5 x 11,75 inch), with mild creases and bumped corner tips - in fine condition. * It seems likely that Bill Budge was a hunting friend of Hemingway.

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SKU 6028496
Profession American author and journalist - won the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1954
Year of birth 1899
year of death 1961
Size in inch (1 inch = 2.5 cm) 8 x 10 (altogether 16,5 x 11,75 inch)
Condition fine
Type of Autograph documents