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Hemingway, Ernest (1899-1961) Signed Bullfight Ticket, Pamplona, 7 July 1959.

Auction:
2950B
Lot:
92
Sold for:
$369$300

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2950B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 30, 2016 11:00AM

Description:

Hemingway, Ernest (1899-1961) Signed Bullfight Ticket, Pamplona, 7 July 1959. Torn Spanish bullfighting ticket from "The Dangerous Summer," a period of great rivalry between Spanish bullfighters Luis Miguel Dominguín and Antonio Ordóñez chronicled in Hemingway's last work, published by the same title posthumously in 1985; signed on the verso by Hemingway in black ballpoint ink, the ticket itself torn when used for admission, accompanied by a photograph of the two ladies who obtained the autograph that summer, with "Papa" posing with them in the center, both ladies sporting red berets and neckerchiefs, as is the author, the ticket 7 x 3 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,200


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Keywords

Luis Miguel Domingu, Antonio Ord��ez, American literature, Anthrozoology, Bullfighting, Ernest Hemingway, Literature, The Dangerous Summer, Torero

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