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3311T Boston
November 11, 2019 12:00PM - November 17, 2019 7:00PMCalender

Bernhardt, Sarah (1844-1923) Three Items.

Auction: Books & Manuscripts - 3311T Location: Boston Date / Time: November 11, 2019 12:00PM


Bernhardt, Sarah (1844-1923) Three Items. Including: large-format chromolithographic poster, Jeanne D'Arc, Paris: Nouvelles Affiches Artistiques, G. de Malherbe & H.A. Eliot, printed by Draeger & Lesieur, lithograph by Verdoux, Ducourtioux, & Huillard, after Eugène Grasset (1845-1917), c. 1894, first issue, with Berhardt looking skyward, with a head of curly hair (later changed at the actor's request to a different version in which she is depicted with straight hair, looking defiantly at the viewer), framed, 49 x 31 1/2 in.; signed photograph taken by H. Walter Barnett, signed by Barnhardt in 1906 in blank bottom margin, 6 3/4 x 4 1/4 in.; [and] Jules Bastien LePage's engraved portrait of Bernhardt, 1879, after his painting, proof on Japon before letters, matted and framed, 10 3/4 x 8 1/2 in. (3)
Estimate $300-400

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Sarah, Jules Bastien LePage, Jeanne D'Arc, G. de Malherbe, H. Walter Barnett, Draeger & Lesieur, Bernhardt, H.A. Eliot, Ducourtioux, Paris