11-14-2010 11-14-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2526B Boston
November 14, 2010 11:00AMCalender

Cooper, James Fenimore (1789-1851)

Auction: Books & Manuscripts - 2526B Location: Boston Date / Time: November 14, 2010 11:00AM


Cooper, James Fenimore (1789-1851), Autograph letter signed, August 29, 1839, one page, to James M. Nix, politely obliging to a request to provide a specimen of his handwriting, with small postscript by another hand at bottom of page, sight size 8 7/8 x 7 5/8 in., framed with an engraved portrait of Cooper, (folds, scattered soiling).

Note: Sold by the Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, Massachusetts, for the benefit of acquisition funds.
Estimate $400-600


James M. Nix, Nix, Salem, Peabody Essex Museum, Massachusetts