Sale 17CN02 | Lot 267

NIXON, RICHARD Autograph letter signed.

Catalogue: English & Continental Furniture / Old Masters / Russian Works of Art

Lot Details

Lot 267
NIXON, RICHARD Autograph letter signed.
New York: 24 January 1983. One page letter in blue ink on Nixon's personal stationery, signed with initials "RN", the letter addressed to "Aileen (Suzy)," with original mailing envelope. Usual folds, else fine; Together with NIXON, RICHARD. The Real War. New York: Warner Books, 1980. First printing, number 66 of 100 signed copies, inscribed by Nixon to Aileen Mehle in 1981. Publisher's cloth in slipcase. Minor wear to slipcase.
A very complimentary letter from the former President thanking Mehle her an article written after a luncheon hosted by Nixon and his wife, Pat: "I marvel at your powers of observation and your fabulous memory. You made no notes and got every fact exactly right. I wish some of your colleagues in the media had your dedication to excellence & your sense of fairness."


C The Estate of Aileen Mehle

Estimate: $500 - $800
Sold for $531 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Any condition statement is given as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Doyle New York shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging.

No condition report? Click here to request one.

Estimate: $500 - $800
Sold for $531 (includes buyer's premium)

Ask the Specialist Track Lot

Catalogue Info

English & Continental Furniture / Old Masters / Russian Works of Art

Thu, May 25, 2017 at 10am EDT
View All Lots