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  • Michael Buble signed photograph
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    Michael Buble signed photograph

    £95.00

    • A signed photograph of Canadian recording artist Michael Buble

    Michael Buble’s effortlessly smooth vocals fill the gap in the airwaves left by the Rat Pack. His recording career began in 2003, with a self-titled album of modern and traditional standards that showcased his exceptional voice.

    A large 8 x 11.5 inch headshot of Michael Buble displaying an autograph in black marker pen to the lower left.

    A charismatic display piece that’s ideal for framing. 

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  • Michael Schumacher signed Galleria Ferrari pamphlet
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    Michael Schumacher signed Galleria Ferrari pamphlet

    £250.00

    • A Michael Schumacher signed Galleria Ferrari pamphlet 
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    Michael Schumacher is a former racing driver, best remembered for his phenomenal run with Ferrari between 1996 and 2006. He holds the record for the most F1 championship victories – seven between 1994 and 2004.

    A Michael Schumacher signed 8.7 x 4.7 inch pamphlet for the Galleria Ferrari in Maranello, Italy. 

    It's a particularly fine period specimen of Schumacher's autograph. A must for any F1 fan. 

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  • Moonwalkers signed photograph collection
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    Moonwalkers signed photograph collection

    £18,000.00

    • A collection of signed photographs from each of the 12 astronauts to walk on the Moon
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    During the four years NASA operated its manned Apollo missions to the Moon (1968-1972), 12 men walked on the Lunar surface.

    A remarkable collection made up of signed photographs from each of the 12 Moonwalkers – Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin, Pete Conrad, Alan Bean, Alan Shepard, Edgar Mitchell, David Scott, James Irwin, John Young, Charles Duke, Eugene Cernan and Harrison Schmitt.

    The photographs are presented in frames and feature excellent provenance, including shots of the original collector with five of the signers. It would be impossible to recreate today. Only four of the 12 survive and all are now in their 80s.

    This is an investment grade collection with huge potential.

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  • Mother Teresa signed first day Loreto House cover
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    Mother Teresa signed first day Loreto House cover

    £995.00

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    • A 1980 first day cover signed by Mother Teresa

    Mother Teresa was born Anjezë Gonxhe Bojaxhiu in the city of Skopje in what is now North Macedonia. In 1928 she became a nun, moving to Ireland to join a Catholic order. After learning English she was sent to India where she began working as a teacher. Arriving in Kolkata she was shocked by the poverty around her and started the organisation Missionaries of Charity. She received the Nobel Peace Prize in 1979 and a sainthood in 2016.   

    A first day cover of the Indian 1980 Mother Teresa issue bearing a Loreto House date stamp. Below is a signature from Mother Teresa inscribed with the words “God bless you”. The piece was issued to commemorate Teresa’s 1979 Nobel Peace Prize.  A rare and unusual piece of philately that is also a 3rd class relic, having been directly touched by a saint.

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  • Muhammad Ali signed photograph
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    Muhammad Ali signed photograph

    £2,500.00

    • A signed photograph of Muhammad Ali with the Beatles
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    Three time World Heavyweight boxing champion Muhammad Ali is one of the most iconic figures of the 20th century. Born Cassius Clay in a poor district of Louisville, Kentucky in 1942, he fought his way to the very top of the sport.

    In the mid-1960s he converted to Islam and became a key figure in the civil rights movement. His refusal to fight in Vietnam in 1966 saw him stripped of his titles and banned from boxing. Four years later he made an astonishing comeback, eventually regaining the heavyweight title in 1974.

    Ali retired from boxing in 1981 and devoted the rest of his life to humanitarian work. He died in June 2016.

    An iconic photograph of Muhammad Ali with the Beatles, taken during a promotional shoot on February 18, 1964. Ali has signed to the top right of the image, a solid signature with excellent eye appeal. 

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  • Napoleon Bonaparte signed letter
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    Napoleon Bonaparte signed letter

    £3,950.00

    • A signed Napoleon Bonaparte letter with superb content

    Napoleon is one of history's most iconic figures. As emperor of France, his actions shaped Europe in the early 19th century. Following a successful coup d'etat in 1799, Napoleon went on to conquer much of Western and North Eastern Europe.

    Defeat in Russia and at the Battle of Waterloo has diminished the stature of his achievements. However, Napoleon was key in establishing a legal framework used across much of Europe, based on Meritocracy, and his military strategy is still widely studied across the world.

    When the Duke of Wellington was asked to name the greatest general of the day, he answered: "In this age, in past ages, in any age, Napoleon."

    A rare letter from Napoleon to his stepson Eugene de Beuharnais, dated January 19, 1806 - five days after Eugene’s marriage to Princess Augusta of Bavaria.

    Displayed in a black backing with portraits of the two men. 

    Napoleon is clearly delighted on Eugene's behalf. The letter reads (probably in a secretarial hand): “I arrived at Stuttgart yesterday evening at six, I will stay here today and leave tomorrow. I am sending you a Moniteur [Le Moniteur Universel – a Parisian newspaper] where you will see news about yourself.

    “Two kisses to Princess Augusta, one for me, the other for the Empress [Josephine – Eugene’s mother and Napoleon’s wife].”

    Napoleon signs “Napole”, a rare shortened variant of his signature. 

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  • Nastassja Kinski Autographed Photograph
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    Nastassja Kinski Autographed Photograph

    £150.00

    • An autographed photograph of model and actress Natassja Kinski 

    German-born Nastassja Kinski (1960-) was an international sex symbol of the 1970s and 1980s. She has appeared in over 60 movies, winning a Golden Globe for her youthful performance as the title character in Tess.

    This autographed photo of Kinski measures 10 x 8 inches. The actress is shown nude, with a snake curled against her. The photograph, marketed as a poster, was taken by the famed Richard Avedon.

    The signature, written in blue ink, and photo are in fine condition.

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  • Neil Armstrong autograph
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    Neil Armstrong autograph with photographic provenance

    £8,950.00

    • A Neil Armstrong autograph with exceptional photographic provenance 

    In 1969, Apollo 11 commander Neil Armstrong became the first person to set foot on the Moon. 

    He was awarded a Congressional Space Medal of Honor for his efforts and has been decorated by 17 countries in total. Shortly after Apollo 11, Armstrong announced that he would not be flying into space again.

    For one year he served as Deputy Associate Administrator for Aeronautics, NASA Headquarters and then went on to teach at the Department of Aerospace Engineering at the University of Cincinnati between 1971 and 1979. From 1982 until 1992 he was chairman of Computing Technologies for Aviation Inc.

    This is a C.R. Gibson company Autograph book measuring 6 inches x 4½ inches.

    The book contains various autographs including those of George Foster (baseball), Charley Pride (musician), Foster Brooks (comedian), Gerald Ford (President), Glen Campbell (musician), Pat Boone (musician), Bob Griese (football), Bob Hope (comedian).

    All the signatures were obtained at the annual 'Bogie Busters' golf tournament, which was held to raise funds for charity.

    In addition there is a Jim Irwin signature with handwritten annotation "To Ed, His love from the Moon, Jim Irwin, Apollo 15 (plus moon drawing), 21 Nov 1980".

    The Neil Armstrong autograph is clearly signed and occupies a single page within the autograph book. It is accompanied by an original colour photograph of a smiling Neil Armstrong at the golf event, alongside the recipient of the autograph.

    A very rare signature, uniquely documented by the accompanying photograph. Sold with a letter of provenance from the recipient of the autograph.

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  • Neil Armstrong Signed Menu
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    Neil Armstrong autographed dinner menu

    £6,950.00

    • A menu Neil Armstrong signed at a restaurant in Tralee, Ireland in 1997
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    In 1969, Apollo 11 commander Neil Armstrong became the first person to set foot on the Moon. 

    He was awarded a Congressional Space Medal of Honor for his efforts and has been decorated by 17 countries in total. Shortly after Apollo 11, Armstrong announced that he would not be flying into space again.

    For one year he served as Deputy Associate Administrator for Aeronautics, NASA Headquarters and then went on to teach at the Department of Aerospace Engineering at the University of Cincinnati between 1971 and 1979. From 1982 until 1992 he was chairman of Computing Technologies for Aviation Inc.

    A large dinner menu measuring approximately 8" x 12" for 'Larkins Restaurant' Tralee, Ireland neatly signed by Neil Armstrong in black pen.

    Armstrong and his wife Carol were guests of honour at the dinner during their visit to Ireland on 19th April 1997, during which they opened an exhibition on Space Exploration at the Kerry Museum in Tralee.

    The dinner was hosted by Dick Spring, the Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Affairs Minister of Ireland at the time.

    The menu is accompanied by a letter of provenance from Ann Golden, the wife of Seamus Chamberlain the Irish representative to the European Space Agency at the time. It's in fine condition and signed during a time when Armstrong was famed for his refusal to sign autographs.

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  • Nelson Mandela signed photograph
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    Nelson Mandela signed photograph

    £4,950.00

    • A Nelson Mandela autograph on photo, taken during his historic first state visit to Britain in 1996 

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    Nelson Mandela (1918-2013) was a South African politician, anti-apartheid revolutionary and philanthropist, who spent his life battling racial injustice.

    He spent 27 years in prison for fighting apartheid and opposing the South African government, and was initially labelled a terrorist by some Western governments.

    Mandela was finally released from jail in 1990 and helped negotiate the end of apartheid, for which he was awarded the Nobel Peace prize in 1993 along with President F. W. de Klerk.

    In 1994 he was then elected President in the country's first multiracial general election, and served as the head of state until 1999.

    This colour photograph depicts Mandela giving his historic speech to Parliament on July 11, 1996.

    The photograph also features Lord MacKay of Clashfern (the Lord Chancellor), and Betty Boothroyd  (Speaker of the House of Commons), both of whom also gave speeches that day.

    The photograph is signed boldly by all three in black ink. Mandela has also dated his autograph "10.4.99".

    The photograph is framed and glazed, and measures 24.5 x 34cm.

    During his four-day visit to the UK Mandela stayed at Buckingham Palace as a guest of Queen Elizabeth II; hosted a music concert at the Royal Albert Hall to raise funds for South African children's charities; visited Brixton, the heart of London's black community; and gave an impassioned speech to Parliament.

    According to reports, members of Parliament brought their families along with them to witness the speech inside a packed Westminster Hall.

    He was introduced on stage by Betty Boothroyd, Speaker of the House of Commons, who stated:

    "You spent more than a third of your life in prison, though your spirit was freer there than those of your captors outside."

    Mandela's speech mentioned the often fraught relationship between Britain and South Africa over the past two centuries; the struggle to rebuild his country and unify its people; and the continuing fight against racism around the world.

    He stated:"Racism is a blight on the human conscience.

    "The idea that any people can be inferior to another, to the point where those who consider themselves superior define and treat the rest as sub-human, denies the humanity even of those who elevate themselves to the status of gods."

    This exceptional signed photo is a wonderful tribute to one of the most universally admired figures in history.  

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  • Oliver Hardy Autographed Divorce Document
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    Oliver Hardy Autographed Divorce Document

    £1,950.00

    • An original document signed by Oliver Hardy, one half of seminal double act Laurel & Hardy

    Oliver Hardy was an American comedian and actor, most famous for being one half of the popular comedy duo Laurel & Hardy. He's a central figure in the highly collectable Hollywood silent era. Any item from Oliver Hardy is coveted by collectors.

    Hardy has autographed this 28 page softbound copy of California Supreme Court Case #13874 in black ink on the top right hand corner of the front cover.

    The document, which features some light toning and handling wear, covers Hardy's ex-wife's follow-up suit for more alimony following their 1937 divorce. Within the document, Myrtle Lee Hardy claims that Oliver had fallen short on the yearly payments that had been agreed upon in the original divorce case.

    The judge concluded that Myrtle was not liable for any additional alimony. Just a few years later, Hardy fell in love with script girl Virginia Lucille Jones. They remained happily married until his death in 1956.

    An excellent document providing an insight into the private life of one of America's best loved comedians. 

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  • Olivia Newton John Autograph
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    Olivia Newton-John Autograph

    £95.00

    • An autograph from Grease star Olivia Newton-John 

    Olivia Newton-John (born 1948) blew audiences away with her starring role as Sandy in 1978's Grease.

    She is involved in a number of philanthropic endeavours, including battling to save the rainforest and campaigns for breast cancer awareness, following her own struggle with the illness.

    This autographed card measures 3" x 5" and is signed "Love, Olivia Newton-John". Written in blue ink, the autograph and card are in fine condition.

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  • Omar Bradley Autograph
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    Omar Bradley Autograph

    £295.00

    • An autograph from US five-star general Omar Bradley 

    Omar Bradley (1893-1981) retains the distinction of being the last man appointed a five-star rank since World War II and the first Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff.

    Upon joining the United States Army, he impressed his superiors and rose through the ranks. Bradley was given command of the 82nd Infantry Division after the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbour. Until leaving to serve in North Africa, he was given command of the 28th Division.

    He partook in the conquest of Sicily in the summer of 1943, and then placed in charge of the 1st US Army. While based in Britain, he assisted with the planning of D-Day. 

    General Omar Bradley has signed and dedicated this 3.5 x 5 inch album page. It reads: "Best regards to John Kirton, Omar N Bradley."

    The note is in pristine condition, the blue ink of the signature crisp and unblemished.

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  • Frank James Signed Letter
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    Outlaw Frank James handwritten letter

    £9,500.00

    • A touching handwritten love letter by one of the most legendary outlaws of the Old West, Frank James
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    Frank James (1843 – 1915) was a U.S Civil War Confederate guerrilla and notorious Old West outlaw.

    Together with his younger brother Jesse James, he helped established the James-Younger Gang, which robbed banks, trains, and stagecoaches throughout the southern states.

    The gang cultivated a reputation as folk heroes, with help from the editor of the Kansas City Times, who published Jesse James' letters and proclaimed him to be a modern-day Robin Hood.

    The gang's spree of robberies and murder lasted from 1866 until 1876, when several members were killed or captured during a disastrous raid on the First National Bank of Northfield, Minnesota.

    Frank James retired from his life of crime soon after, but his brother Jesse struggled to adapt to normal life, and formed a new gang which continued to operate for several years.

    Following the murder of Jesse by fellow gang member Robert Ford in 1882, Frank James feared for his own life and surrendered to the authorities, stating:

    "I have been hunted for twenty-one years, have literally lived in the saddle, have never known a day of perfect peace. It was one long, anxious, inexorable, eternal vigil."

    He was tried for his roles in two robberies/murders in Missouri and Alabama, and was acquitted in both cases, before returning to Oklahoma to live with his family.

    For the next 30 years Frank James held a variety of jobs, including a shoe salesman, an AT&T telegraph operator and even a ticket taker in a burlesque theatre.

    He also gave public lectures on the Old West, invested in Buckskin Bill's Wild West Show, and gave tours of the James family farm, where he eventually passed away in 1915 at the age of 72.

    Frank James and Ann Ralston

    The story of how Frank James first met Ann Ralston remains somewhat of a mystery.

    She was the highly-educated daughter of a wealthy businessman, and was working as a teacher when she suddenly eloped with James in the summer of 1875.

    Her parents received a letter which read simply "Dear Mother: I am married and going West. Annie Reynolds", and were distraught at her disappearance.

    It wasn't until several months later that they discovered their new son-in-law was one of the country's most wanted men.

    In 1876 Ann's father arranged for a New York newspaper article about the marriage, to ensure his family was not linked to the criminal gang

    "The James brothers, who are, with the Younger boys, creating so much stir just now, have had a love scrape, or at least one of them has. But this love affair is different from all other love affairs. No one who knows anything of the career of the James brothers would expect them to woo, win and marry like other people...

    "Mr. Ralston has had no connection or communication with the train robbers whatever. His daughter he has not seen since she left home, a year and one month ago.

    "If she is alive she will not write home, lest her letters should guide the officers to her husband's retreat. If she was dead Frank James would have notified her parents. So they can only rest patiently in the uncertainty of perhaps seeing their daughter again."

    Ralston never returned home, but despite the dramatic nature of their courtship and Frank's life of crime, they maintained a happy and stable marriage.

    They had a son, Robert Franklin James, and following Frank's surrender and subsequent acquittal for murder in 1883, they remained together until his death in 1915.

    Ann Ralston James lived out the rest of her days on the James family farm, before passing away in 1944, and the couple's ashes were buried together at Hill Park Cemetery in Jackson County, Missouri.

    The letter

    The letter, dated July 7, 1883, was written by James to his wife whilst he was in jail in Gallatin, Missouri.

    James was awaiting trial for murder and robbery of the Rock Island Line train at Winston, Missouri, in which the train engineer William Westfall and a passenger Frank McMillan were killed.

    Having spent a year in custody, James' trial began on August 20, and lasted just three days, before the jury returned a resounding verdict of 'not guilty'.

    The tender love letter reveals James to be both highly romantic and highly literate.

    Although he lived much of his life as a violent outlaw, he had been raised as a preacher's son surrounded by books, and during his youth developed a love for the works of Shakespeare.

    James was said to always carry a book in his saddle bag, even when he was on the run from the law, and he shared this passion for literature with Ann throughout their 40-year marriage.

    Here's the text in full:

    My dear wife,

    Your dear letter of the 1st was handed to me not exceeding an hour ago. It arrived here on the third, at least it is as marked. Now I sent foreword .. in this manner. There are very few men in this world that care anything for their wives, that they naturally suppose that all men are alike.

    How badly they are deceived. If there is anything on this earth that is half as dear to me as my wife I have failed to find it. You are everything to me and the only living human being that has ever possessed my whole love, my entire confidence, the only one that ever will and I feel as that love and confidence will never be abused.

    I have lived as I think to see all my fondest hopes realised. Long years ago I hoped and prayed that god would give me a true woman for my wife and i feel as if he has done so and anyone who has had a chance for happiness in this belief is more fortunate than the possessor of a thousand worlds.

    I am trying to pass the time reading and writing - I regret that I am deprived of your beauty and I am writing to suffer that I have no visitors as told you in last.

    Enclosed I send you an editorial from the trenchant pen of Rob M Yast that I think a grand effort.

    I suppose you remember the circumstances of Jarvis shooting Englehart. Yast talks of love and forgiveness & Jarvis has shown that he possessed both - as also has Yast. He’s shown himself to be a true friend of me and mine.

    Yast seems a man of most liberal whims. I dare say nine out of every ten would say that they would not forgive Jarvis for what he has done. Yet if it is the means of reclaiming the human I don't think he will ever regret it.

    Regarding mamma, this may not be interesting to you but it has been to me. I had a letter from ma today, she feels disappointed as you did not visit...

    I supposed it was useless to ask you again so will end further requests. I also had one further service. she also sends her kindness in regards to you and asked why you did not write. Please write her and let her know I will write Monday again.

    When you write, write me care of Sherriff - I don’t think he will read them.

    He has not opened any of my letters for a long time and if he should that would be better than not to get them so long after they’re written. I will kiss you both good night - write often your loving Ben/ f**k it is raining hard at this time.

    James autographs the letter as 'Ben', a protective alias that he used when writing to his loved ones.

    The single page letter, with text on both sides, measures 203 by 126mm, with fold creases and bleeding of ink in some sections.

    A remarkable piece of history, which offers a personal insight into one of the Old West's most legendary figures.

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  • Pablo Picasso Signed Magazine
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    Pablo Picasso Signed & Inscribed Magazine Photograph

    £2,500.00

    • A photograph signed by one of history's greatest artistic geniuses

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    Pablo Picasso (1881 – 1973) is regarded as one of the most important and influential artists of the 20th century.

    His long and prolific career saw him work across several mediums including painting, printmaking, collage, sculpture and ceramics.

    Today Picasso's paintings regularly sell for tens of millions of dollars, and his most important works are on display in the world's greatest art museums.

    Amongst his most famous works are the landmark 'Les Demoiselles d'Avignon' (1907), which heralded the birth of Cubism; the mural-sized Guernica (1937), a powerful work created in response to the aerial bombing of a town during the Spanish Civil War; and Women of Algiers, which sold in 2015 for $179.3 million, setting a world record for a painting at auction.

    This colour magazine photograph is signed and inscribed by Picasso "Para Rosita (for Rosita), Picasso el 9.2.60" in blue ballpoint pen.

    The page measures 10 x 13.5cm (approx 3.9" x 5.3"), and is mounted on an off-white sheet of paper. Some light wrinkling and creasing.

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  • Pamela Anderson Autograph
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    Pamela Anderson Autograph

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    • An autograph from model and actress Pamela Anderson 

    Canadian born Pamela Anderson (born 1967) is best known for her stint on TV's Baywatch playing C.J. Parker. She has also had a successful modelling career, featuring on the cover of Playboy more than any other star. The former showgirl is also a talented author and producer.

    In recent years, Anderson has hit the headlines as a spokesperson for PETA. She is a well known animal rights activist and spokesperson for the MAC Cosmetics AIDS Fund.

    This autographed card by Anderson measures 3" x 5". Written in blue ink, the autograph and card are in fine condition.

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  • Paul Signac Autograph Manuscript
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    Paul Signac four pages of sketches

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    Paul Signac four pages of sketches

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    • A fascinating four-sided, two-page manuscript of sketches by one of the most significant French artists of the 20th century, Paul Signac
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    Paul Signac (1863-1935) was a French Neo-Impressionist painter who developed the style of Pointilism along with George Seurat.

    Signac worked alongside many of the greatest artists of the era, including Claude Monet, Henri Matisse, Camille Pissarro and Odilon Redon, and shared a close friendship with Vincent van Gough.

    In 1884 Signac was one of the four founding members of the Société des Artistes Indépendants, an association which hosted major exhibitions and set important artistic trends for more than three decades.

    He also wrote several important works on the theory of art, and throughout his life served as both an inspiration and a patron to younger artists.

    This four sided manuscript features a series of pencil drawings and sketches, along with lengthy annotations in French which offer an insight into Paul Signac's artistic process.

    The rough illustrations on page one of the manuscript include notes referring to colours and background scenery of a possible future work:

    "Opposite a white palace, with pink line, harmony in pink, with green blinds… Communal Palace.. retouching Gozzoli virgin fresco…blue background…"

    The second side features four individual sketches, with figures and religious imagery such as a virgin and an angel. These scenes are accompanied by notes, which read in part:

    "The small virgin in white,…right wall with chorus, landscape with sun, white, pink…a clown scene with the dog and cat under the bed...the chapel of St. Martin…"

    The third side includes a lengthy annotation which reads in part "...the dry aspect that the murals research and the shapes can achieve…", along with a quick line sketch which is developed more fully on the fourth page.

    This second version of the sketch depicts a small cottage on a shoreline, with a large cliff face rising up behind it.

    Signac had a love of sailing, spending many summers throughout his life exploring the French coast, and the shorelines in the South of France – perhaps including this very scene - were amongst his most popular subjects.

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    Pete Doherty Autographed Original Blood Painting

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    Pete Doherty Autographed Original Blood Painting

    For Sale: £15,000.00

    • Original self-portrait blood painting from musician Pete Doherty
    • Autographed by the singer in his own blood
    • Excellent provenance - Doherty sent this to a fan following a show

    Pete Doherty (1979-) is a notorious celebrity, famed for his high-profile relationship with Kate Moss and his addiction to crack cocaine and heroin. While a noted creative talent, regular court appearances and jail sentences have come to overshadow his musical and artistic pursuits.

    Doherty was one of the founders of the acclaimed The Libertines, and also founded Babyshambles.

    He published his journals, photography and poetry in 2007's The Books of Albion: The Collected Writings of Peter Doherty.

    Description

    Since 2007, Doherty's paintings have been made available to the public. Like his personal life, these paintings have caused controversy due to his use of human blood, mostly Doherty's own.

    This canvas is a new discovery, never before offered on the private market.

    This self-portrait shows Doherty smoking, wearing his trademark hat. The artist clearly understands his own iconography and deftly records his most identifiable image.

    A flurry of smudged pencil, pen and blood create a broken, textured effect. The mixed media piece features a number of novel techniques; splattered blood and dripping blood.

    A concentration of blood curves outwards from the eye, downwards in dripping, criss-crossing lines.

    Above the head, drawn across the hat, Doherty has included a syringe in blue pen. The highest level of detail is afforded to this depiction, inferring the item's importance. The level of detail also suggests that the item was drawn from observation, rather than memory. A blue rectangle, with the number 20, depicts a £20 bank note.

    The choice of a different media for the drawing of the syringe may suggest a separate phase of work on the painting. It may also depict two states of mind or two sets of concern of the artist; one which is the artist himself, and one which is his addiction.

    Provenance

    A fan approached the singer at a gig in Wigan, 2010, and cheekily asked how he could make some money. Doherty said he would create a blood painting and send him £20; the money never arrived but the painting was sent a week later (with a drawn £20 note). The canvas measures 32" x 32".

    The text "For Alistair, love Peter" features prominently over half the canvas. This personal note becomes part of the artwork as it is inscribed in blood.

    A London gallery recently held a sell-out show of Doherty's work, demonstrating how sought after these paintings are.

    Prices for the artworks varied from £2,500 for a signed print, to £50,000 for blood spattered canvasses. A painting created using both Doherty's and Amy Winehouse's blood recently sold for $56,000.

    Included in the sale price is a colour photograph of Pete Doherty measuring 11¾" x 8¼" signed by the man himself.

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    Picasso signed lithograph

    £11,000.00

    Spanish artist (1881-1973), Picasso is considered one of the forefathers of Modern Art. Although more commonly known for his Cubist body of work, in later life Picasso focussed more intensely on the graphic arts. He produced simplified, colourful drawings using basic materials such as crayon and pencil. 

    We have a high quality colour lithograph of "Clown et acrobat" (1954), printed on Arches paper. Signed "Picasso" in pencil to the lower border and numbered 42 from a limited edition of 75, published by Verve Editions, with their embossed blind stamp. 

    The print measures 240 x 318mm and is unframed. In excellent condition.

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    Pierre Auguste Renoir Handwritten Letter

    £4,950.00

    • Fantastic handwritten and autographed letter from leading Impressionist painter Pierre-August Renoir
    • Addressed to Madame Marguerite Charpentier, the subject of one of his most famous works
    • In excellent condition, with only light toning and folds
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    Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841-1919) was a French artist and leading painter in the development of Impressionism. Today, he is considered among the finest Impressionists and his work continues to sell for outstanding sums at auction.

    Renoir began work as a painter in a porcelain factory in 1854. In 1862, he entered the studio of Gleyre where he formed lasting friendships with Monet, Sisley and Bazille.

    Renoir's art has instant appeal, and the artist freely communicated the joy he took in them. He was once quoted as saying, "Why shouldn't art be pretty? There are enough unpleasant things in the world."

    This superb letter was sent from Pierre-Auguste Renoir to Madame Marguerite Charpentier (who is portrayed in Renoir's "Madame Charpentier with Her Children" in 1886. Written in French, it translates as:

    "The Petit exposition having ended, there remains only for me to thank you...As I hear you are not in Paris, won't you please drop a word to Petit so that he might know if he should bring your paintings or hold it until your return. I am in Brittany in a wonderful place and I am working. A thousand good wishes to Georges and kisses to the children. Your good and sincere friend. Renoir."

    This letter reflects an important time in Renoir's career. Madame Charpentier, who was married to publisher George Charpentier (whose stable of authors included Gustave Flaubert, Emile Zola and the Goncourt brothers), was said to have been extremely pleased with Renoir's painting of her and her children, and used her profound influence among France's creative elite to ensure that it was hung in a prominent spot of the 1879 Salon exhibition.

    She also introduced Renoir to several of her influential friends, which led to major commissions for the artist and helped boost his career. The letter sees Renoir once again thanking Madame Charpentier for her patronage.

    "Petit" is a reference to Georges Petit, an extremely influential Parisian art dealer, who was hugely important in the promotion of Impressionist artists, frequently exhibiting their works in his gallery.

    A review of auction results shows that no other letters from Renoir to his benefactor, Madame Charpentier, have been up for sale in at least 40 years.

    The letter, which is in excellent condition, with some light toning and folding as is typical of documents of this age, is accompanied by a beautiful black and white photograph of Renoir.

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    Pierre Auguste Renoir handwritten note

    £5,950.00

    • A rare handwritten note from French Impressionist painter Pierre-Auguste Renoir

    Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841-1919) was a French artist and leading painter in the development of Impressionism. Today, he is considered among the finest Impressionists and his work continues to sell for outstanding sums at auction. 

    Renoir began work as a painter in a porcelain factory in 1854. In 1862, he entered the studio of Gleyre where he formed lasting friendships with Monet, Sisley and Bazille.

    Renoir's art has instant appeal and the artist freely communicated the joy he took in them. He was once quoted as saying, "Why shouldn't art be pretty? There are enough unpleasant things in the world."

    This is a 4.25 x 5.5 inch handwritten note from Pierre-Auguste Renoir. The artist has signed at the bottom.

    The text is addressed to Maurice Gangnat, a well known Parisian collector and a good friend of Renoir's. Gangnat sat for a Renoir portrait in 1916.

    It reads (in translation): "Dear Mister Gangnat, I know you have the obligation of taking care of the apartment located 14 Blvd Malesherbes.

    "Could you please wait for a second letter, which should arrive soon after the present one, before taking action."

    The condition is excellent, the writing bold and the paper entirely free from blemishes.

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    Pope John Paul II signed photograph

    £1,350.00

    • An excellent 7.3 x 11.5 inch signed photograph of Pope John Paul II

    Karol Józef Wojtyła was elected pope in 1978, taking the name John Paul II. He’s regarded as the most popular modern leader of the Catholic Church; celebrated for his conservativism, his work in ending communism and for building bridges with other faith leaders. He was made a saint in 2014.  

    This is a large and rare signed photograph of Pope John Paul II. He’s photographed along with fellow modern saint Mother Teresa.

    To the bottom left is the official Vatican City seal and the words Segretario Particolare di Sua Santita (“Special Secretary of the Supreme Pontiff”).

    The signature is exceptional, in deep blue ink, and stands out beautifully against the white robes. John Paul II signed few signatures and photographs are particularly uncommon. Here he signs his full Latin name "Ioannes Paulus II". 

    This piece is accompanied by a letter of authenticity from papal memorabilia expert Father Richard Kunst. 

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  • President John F. and Jackie Kennedy autographed photograph
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    President John F. and Jackie Kennedy autographed photograph

    £17,500.00

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    • Fantastic signed photograph from John and Jackie Kennedy in June 1962
    • Wonderful image depicting the President with his children, Caroline and John Jr
    • Given to the Kennedy family's nanny Maud Shaw for Christmas 1962

    John F. Kennedy was the President of the United States of America from 1961 until 1963 when he was tragically assassinated in Dallas, Texas. A charismatic leader, he is one of the most beloved presidents in US history, and his memorabilia is among the best selling of any former president.

    This 7½" x 9½" gelatine silver photo print shows President John F Kennedy with his children, Caroline and John Kennedy Jr, standing with Caroline's pony, Macaroni, on the terrace of The White House.

    Macaroni was a gift from Vice-President Lyndon Johnson, Kennedy's running mate for the 1960 election and President of the USA following Kennedy's death.

    This photograph was taken on 22nd June 1962. It is mounted and framed with a presentation inscription from Jackie Kennedy which is dated December 25, 1962. It reads:

    "For dear Miss Shaw - with love from us all - and the deepest appreciation as always".

    The autographs of Jackie Kennedy and John F. Kennedy have been signed in black ink. Caroline has added her autograph and some kisses. There is also an infant's scribble in ballpoint pen. Someone (probably Jackie) has noted that this scribble is from John Jr.

    This is a rare opportunity to own a photograph signed by all four Kennedy family members.

    In excellent condition, this photograph has impeccable provenance, originating from the collection of Maud Shaw, the Kennedy family nanny following Caroline's birth in 1957.

    An exceptional piece.

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    Prime Minister Hayato Ikeda Autograph

    £195.00

    • An autograph from Japanese Prime Minister Hayato Ikeda

    Described as the single most important figure in Japan's rapid growth, Hayato Ikeda (1899-1965) was a forceful Japanese politician. He became the 58th, 59th and 60th Prime Minister for Japan in 1960, 1963 and 1964 respectively.

    He was instrumental in the resolution of numerous labour disputes and his policies led to an incredible explosion in economic growth.

    This 5½" x 3½" card features Ikeda's vertical signature in black ink. The autograph is written in Japanese characters. The item is in excellent condition.

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    Prince Charles and Princess Diana signed HMS Britannia photo

    £2,500.00

    • A rare Prince Charles and Princess Diana signed photo picturing them aboard the royal yacht Britannia in 1983
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    The marriage of the Prince & Princess of Wales, Prince Charles (1948-) and Princess Diana (1961-1997) remains one of the most talked about relationships in history. As such, both signatures, particularly Diana's, are highly sought after today.

    Signed by both the Prince and Princess of Wales - Charles and Diana. The beautifully framed photograph shows the royal couple sitting on the deck of HM Yacht Britannia during their royal tour to Canada in 1983, in a group portrait with staff and crew.

    Both signatures are exquisite, with Princess Diana's autograph particularly sharp and attractive.

    The photo measures approx 11 x 8.5 inches. It was presented to a member of staff as a commemorative gift. It is accompanied by an information booklet from the HM Yacht Britannia ‘for members, officials and staff of the Royal Household’.

    Also included is a letter of provenance from the original owner explaining how the item was gifted to her as she left the royal service.

    Charles and Diana signed photos are rare and in high demand.

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  • Vic Lewis Cricket Club signed cover
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    Prince Philip and cricket legends signed cover

    £995.00

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    • A hugely rare cricket cover from a 1992 match between the Royal Household Cricket Club and the Vic Lewis Cricket Club, signed by the Duke of Edinburgh, Prince Philip
    • Also signed by legendary cricketers Sir Don Bradman, Sir Gary Sobers, Sir Colin Cowdry and Sir Richard Hadlee
    • Date stamped August 1, 1992 in Windsor Castle

    Band leader Vic Lewis founded his legendary cricket club in 1957. The team was made up of an ever-changing roster of cricketing heroes and celebrities. It made regular appearances at charity matches around the world.  

    This is one of four (3/4) signed and numbered covers from a 1992 match between the Royal Household Cricket Club and the Vic Lewis Cricket Club held to benefit the Terrence Higgins Trust.

    The signers are: Don Bradman, Prince Philip, Vic Lewis, Gary Sobers, Colin Cowdrey, Richard Hadlee, John Jayear and Tom Graveney. A letter of provenance from well-known stamp dealer Mel Brown accompanies the item.

    A huge rarity - signed by royalty and several knights. 

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  • Prince William signed 2003 first day cover
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    Prince William signed 2003 first day cover

    £3,950.00

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    • A 2003 first day cover signed by Prince William
    • Also included are four stamps bearing William’s likeness and another unsigned first day cover
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    Prince William, born 1982, is the son of Prince Charles and Princess Diana and second in line to the throne of the United Kingdom. He served with the RAF for four years from 2009-2013 before taking on his full-time royal duties.  

    A unique Prince William signature on a June 6, 2003 first day cover featuring four stamps bearing his likeness.

    The original owner of this signature acquired it at an event hosted by homeless charity Solas in Newport, South Wales in 2003. Homelessness is a cause close to William’s heart. He attended the event with his father, Prince Charles.

    While there, the owner quietly asked if he wouldn’t mind signing. It’s against royal protocol for the Windsors to autograph personal items, making this a fabulous rarity. It's accompanied by a letter of provenance and a photograph of the prince signing. 

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  • Princess Diana & Prince Charles Autographs on Christmas Card
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    Princess Diana & Prince Charles Autographs on Christmas Card

    £1,950.00

    • Signed by Prince Charles and Prince Diana in 1982
    • Showing the couple with the young Prince William

    The marriage of the Prince & Princess of Wales, Prince Charles (1948-) and Princess Diana (1961-1997) remains one of the most talked about relationships in history. As such, both signatures, particularly Diana's, are highly sought after today.

    This stiff white greeting card measures 6" x 7" and is embossed with two gold crests. This autographed card features a colour photograph of the Prince of Wales, dressed in a crisp white shirt. A baby Prince William sits on Diana's lap.

    The 1982 card is addressed to Mrs. Williams and reads "With all good wishes for Christmas and the New Year" in strong black lettering. Underneath this printed greeting, Charles has signed in black fountain pen "and for the racing season! From Charles and ", Diana finishes simply with her autograph in blue ink alongside. The flourish of their black and blue fountain pens finishes with underlined emphasis under their names.

    The autographs are in excellent condition. Some wear to the cover due to previous mounting, signatures are unaffected.

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    Rambahadur Limbu Autograph

    £295.00

    • A list of Victoria Cross recipients signed by Gurkha officer Rambahadur Limbu 

    Nepalese Rambahadur Limbu (1939-) rose to the rank of Captain, as a Queen's Gurkha Officer, and was awarded the Member of the Fifth Class of the Royal Victorian Order.

    A list of recipients of the Victoria Cross, entitled "For Valour", is printed in colour on yellow card and measures 18" x 10". Rambahadur Limbu's autograph lies diagonally across the upper left portion of the document, "RBLimbu V.C.".

    The "Life Story: Rambahadur Limbu, VC", published by The Gurkha Welfare Trust, is also included. Measuring 8" x 10", the book chronicles Limbu's experiences and features photographs of his private and public life.

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    Rory Mcllroy signed photograph

    £195.00

    • A signed photograph of four time major winning golfer Rory Mcllroy

    Northern Irish golfer Rory Mcllroy has been one of the dominant figures on the international circuit since his victory in the 2011 US Open.

    Three more major wins have followed; the 2012 PGA Championship, the 2014 Open Championship and the 2014 PGA Championship.

    A large 8.25 x 11.75 inch signed photograph of Rory Mcllroy mid-swing. His autograph is large and bold, signed in black marker pen.

    This is an opportunity to pick up a guaranteed genuine signature from this young golfing superstar.  

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  • Santana Gregg Rolie autographed Black Magic Woman lyrics
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    Santana Gregg Rolie autographed Black Magic Woman lyrics

    £495.00

    • A set of printed lyrics to Santana's Black Magic Woman signed by Santana drummer Gregg Rollie 

    Gregg Rolie (1947- ) is an American musician best known as one of founding members of the rock band Santana. Santana have sold over 90 million albums worldwide making them one of the best selling groups of all time.

    This printed set of Black Magic Woman lyrics (measures approximately 8.5 x 11 inches) is signed by Gregg Rolie in blue sharpie pen at the top left of the page.

    Recorded in 1970 Black Magic Woman was one of Santana's biggest hits, reaching No.4 in the billboard Hot 100 in January 1971. In very good condition.

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    Sean Lennon Autograph

    £100.00

    • A fully authenticated Sean Lennon autograph, featuring the star's handsome signature in black ink.
    Sean Lennon (1975-), the son of Yoko Ono and John Lennon, is a successful musician and actor. In his early years, he collaborated with his mother on a number of albums before starting a more independent career collaborating with Lenny Kravitz and featuring on Michael Jackson's 1988 movie, Moonwalker.


    As a singer, songwriter and guitarist, he takes inspiration from Brian Wilson and the Beach Boys, who also inspired the Beatles. Lennon has created three solo albums and worked on six film scores.

    This Sean Lennon-autographed card measures 3" x 5". Lennon's signature and the card are in fine condition.

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    Sean Lennon signed photo

    £295.00

    Sean Lennon (born 1975), the son of Yoko Ono and John Lennon, is a successful musician and actor. In his early years, he collaborated with his mother on a number of albums before starting a more independent career collaborating with Lenny Kravitz and featuring on Michael Jackson's 1988 movie, Moonwalker.

    As a singer, songwriter and guitarist, he takes inspiration from Brian Wilson and the Beach Boys, who also inspired the Beatles. Lennon has created three solo albums and worked on six film scores.

    This signed photo by Sean Lennon measures 10" x 8". The photograph, taken at a music studio, shows Lennon holding a guitar and gesturing dramatically.

    The autograph and photograph are in fine condition.

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    Sex Pistols signed Pretty Vacant single advert

    £8,500.00

    • A Pretty Vacant single advert from a 1977 edition of the New Musical Express (NME) signed by the Sex Pistols
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    The Sex Pistols formed in London in 1975 and originally featured Johnny Rotten, Steve Jones, Paul Cook and Glen Matlock. Sid Vicious replaced Matlock in 1977. Their hugely influential debut album (Never Mind the Bollocks, Here's the Sex Pistols) set the tone for the punk explosion.

    In spite of their success, the Sex Pistols broke up less than a year later, following a disastrous US tour. Later that year, bassist Sid Vicious was arrested in New York for the murder of his girlfriend Nancy Spungen. He died of a heroin overdose in 1979.  

    This 10 x 6 inch full page advert for the Sex Pistols’ single Pretty Vacant is from a July 9, 1977 edition of the New Musical Express (NME). The full band has signed (Johnny Rotten, Steve Jones, Paul Cook and Sid Vicious).

    The Sex Pistols only existed in their classic line-up for less than a year, making complete sets of signatures profoundly rare. This example could only have been signed in a seven month window between July 1977 and January 1978, when the band broke up. Cook has inscribed the page “At Virgin”, suggesting it may have been signed at the record label’s offices.

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    Sir Arthur Conan Doyle Handwritten List

    £995.00

    •  A list handwritten by Sherlock Holmes author Sir Arthur Conan Doyle 

    Most famous for his 'Sherlock Holmes' detective stories, Scottish-born Arthur Conan Doyle (1859-1930) was an innovator of the crime fiction genre. His writing skills included works of science fiction, plays, poetry, historical novels, romances and non-fiction.

    A string of recent Hollywood movies and a hugely popular BBC TV series have led to a revival of interest in Sherlock Holmes over the past few years, 

    Sir Arthur Conan Doyle has written the names of 14 notable people (and their professions) in bold black ink on an envelope. 

    Among them are: writer Douglas Goldring; politician Ellen Wilkinson; journalist Holbrook Jackson; actor Leon M. Lion; painter C. R. W. Nevinson; and the actress Elsa Lanchester.

    The envelope is accompanied by four other items (two typed letters, a handwritten letter and a menu) relating to Doyle's son Adrian Conan Doyle (1910-1970) and daughter Jean Conan Doyle (1912-1997). 

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    Stan Laurel Autographed Letter

    £2,250.00

    • Letter signed by Stan Laurel - one half of comedy duo Laurel & Hardy
    • Written to news anchorman Glenn Laxton concerning Laurel's early career

    Stan Laurel (1890-1965) is one half of legendary comedy duo Laurel & Hardy, who were extremely popular from the 1920s to the 1940s, and featured in over 100 films. Silly, slender Laurel and rotund, pompous Hardy captured the hearts of millions through their original, slapstick comedy.

    This is a typed letter from Stan Laurel to cable television news anchorman, Glen Laxton, dated June 9, 1958. The letter, which features some hinges and archive folding, measures 11.8” x 8.4” and is accompanied by its original envelope which measures 6.75” x 3.75”

    Laxton first contacted Laurel at the age of 15 offering his support following Oliver Hardy’s death. Laurel answered almost immediately and Laxton claims that since then, he received over 50 letters from the comedian. Click here to read an interview with Glen Laxton regarding his correspondence with Laurel.

    This typed letter, written just 8 months after the death of Oliver Hardy reads:

    Dear Glenn:-

    Thanks yours 4th.inst.

    My start in Show Bus. was due to the fact, that I was born of a Theatrical Family, so I just grew up in the profession & followed my Father's footsteps. No, I never appeared in a Circus, altho my Father owned at one time in England, and also operated 6 legitimate theatres, beside authoring & producing several Dramatic shows in which he appeared with my Mother - my Brothers & Sister too were in the business. I came to this Country in 1910 in a Vaudeville show with Charlie Chaplin, it was a troupe called Fred Karno's London Comedians, we had a repertoire of sketches, the most well known was titled "A Night in An English Music Hall".

    Yes, Babe had a nice Tenor voice, he used to be a Boy Tenor in Minstrel Shows - Quartettes Etc. that deep voice you mention in "Way Out West" was not mine, a colored fellow sang while I just 'mouthed' the lyrics for comedy effect. I do'nt think seperate recordings were ever recorded of that particular number.

    The TV reception is much better at the new place, we can get all 7 channels. Well, think this covers your questions, so bye for now.

    Regards & best wishes Glenn.

    Sincerely:- Stan Laurel

    Laurel has autographed the letter “Stan” above his typed name.

    A beautiful personal letter from Stan Laurel with impeccable provenance.

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