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Cooper, James Fenimore (1789-1851) Secretarial Invitation to Dinner, Undated, Mid-19th Century.

Auction:
3077T
Lot:
1295
Sold for:
$86$70

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Auction:
Discovery - 3077T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
February 15, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Cooper, James Fenimore (1789-1851) Secretarial Invitation to Dinner, Undated, Mid-19th Century. Manuscript invitation to dinner addressed to New York Governor Luther Bradish (1789-1851) for a Monday in February, matted and framed with an engraved portrait of Cooper and an engraving of Otsego Hall (engravings toned, glass in framed shattered, frame corner chipped), 17 3/4 x 16 in. overall.
Estimate $100-150


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Keywords

American literature, Bradish, Fenimore, James Cooper, James Fenimore Cooper, Knickerbocker Group, Luther Bradish, Otsego Hall, Romanticism

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