06-01-2013 06-01-2013
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2658B Boston
June 1, 2013 11:00AMCalender
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Twain, Mark (1835-1910) Signed Photograph, Framed.

$6,000$5,000
Auction: Books & Manuscripts - 2658B Location: Boston Date / Time: June 01, 2013 11:00AM

Description:

Twain, Mark (1835-1910) Signed Photograph, Framed.
Large format sepia-toned photograph, inscribed and dated in the blank margin at the bottom, "Truly yours, Mark Twain, S.L. Clemens," and dated 3 November 1905 to S.B. Pearmain; a seated Twain holds an open book, wearing a dark suit and bow tie; in a period oak frame, recently cleaned, some surface abrasions, 20 x 13 1/4 in.
Estimate $6,000-8,000


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