11-12-2017 11-12-2017
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
3040B Boston
November 12, 2017 11:00 AMCalender

Emerson, Ralph Waldo (1803-1882) Autograph Sentiment Signed.

Auction: Books & Manuscripts - 3040B Location: Boston Date / Time: November 12, 2017 11:00AM


Emerson, Ralph Waldo (1803-1882) Autograph Sentiment Signed. Small sheet of graph paper inscribed, "So near is grandeur to our dust, So nigh is God to man, When duty whispers low, Thou must, The youth replies, I can," old folds, signed R.W. Emerson, framed, 8 x 5 1/4 in.

Provenance: From Samuel H. Emery Jr. by family descent.
Estimate $300-500

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Samuel H. Emery Jr.