Du Chaillu, Paul
Signed card, 4 x 2,25 inch, 1899, signed and dated in dark ink "Yours truly - PB Du Chaillu - 1899", attractively mounted (removable) for fine display with picture, shows Paul Du Chaillu at close quarters with a gorilla (altogether 8,25 x 11,75 inch), with mild stains - in fine to very fine condition.
|Profession||French-American traveler, zoologist, and anthropologist - he became famous in the 1860s as the first modern European outsider to confirm the existence of gorillas, and later the Pygmy people of central Africa.|
|Year of birth||1831|
|year of death||1903|
|Size in inch (1 inch = 2.5 cm)||4 x 2,25 (altogether 8,25 x 11,75)|
|Condition||fine to very fine|
|Type of Autograph||cards / album pages|