Sale 17ND01 | Lot 99

GARIBALDI, GIUSEPPE Autograph letter signed

Catalogue: The Nelson Doubleday, Jr. Collection
GARIBALDI, GIUSEPPE  Autograph letter signed

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Lot 99
GARIBALDI, GIUSEPPE Autograph letter signed
. Caprera: 27 March 1865. One page autograph letter in Italian signed "G. Garibaldi" on a rectangular page, addressed to "Sig. Marsh/Ministro plenip." 5 1/2 x 8 inches. Irregular edges and losses, left portion detached, paper brittle, with portraits of both Garibaldi and Lincoln, sold with all faults.
In this letter written just weeks before Lincoln's assassination, Garibaldi evokes the humanity of the "grande emancipatore" (the great emancipator).


C The Nelson Doubleday, Jr. Collection

Estimate: $400 - $600
Sold for $312 (includes buyer's premium)

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Estimate: $400 - $600
Sold for $312 (includes buyer's premium)

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The Nelson Doubleday, Jr. Collection

Wed, Jan 11, 2017 at 10am EST
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