11-13-2011 11-13-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2571B Boston
November 13, 2011 11:00 AMCalender
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Wright, Frank Lloyd (1869-1959)

$2,205$1,800
Auction: Books & Manuscripts - 2571B Location: Boston Date / Time: November 13, 2011 11:00AM

Description:

Wright, Frank Lloyd (1869-1959), Autograph note signed, one page, September 16, 1924, to Mr. Martin, on Taliesin notepaper, a cryptic note about the survival of The Tokyo Hotel after an earthquake and also giving his address, "My Dear Mr. Martin, It is something to have worked and waited - for this?! Faithfully yours, FL Wright, New Address 1600 Vermont Av. The wire is from Baron Okura, the Hotel Board", framed with a facsimile of the telegraph wire, (good). Letter size 6 3/8 by 9 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

Keywords

Martin, Frank Lloyd, Tokyo, Taliesin, The Tokyo Hotel, Av, Baron Okura, Hotel Board