Sale 22BP02 | Lot 11

CARDOZO, BENJAMIN M. Autograph letter in ink signed, three handwritten pages on two sheets.

Catalogue: Rare Books, Autographs & Maps
CARDOZO, BENJAMIN M.  Autograph letter in ink signed to Elvira [Solis], three handwritten pages on two sheets.

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Lot 11
CARDOZO, BENJAMIN M. Autograph letter in ink signed, three handwritten pages on two sheets.
New York: March 5, 1930. A lengthy and cordial letter to an unknown recipient, partially regarding the health of his friend and also mentioning his own dispositional melancholia. Framed with a portrait to 26 x 18 inches. About fine. ; Together with BRANDEIS, LOUIS. Autograph letter on a single page, handwritten in ink signed by Brandeis, on the stationery of the Supreme Court of the United States, to Mr. Chief Justice Moschzitsin, dated March 31, 1924. Framed with a portrait to 13 x 16 inches. About fine.

Two fine letters from jurists of extraordinary eminence; offered with a third framed piece, a photograph. The pair with Kenneth W. Rendell. Note that this entry originally mentioned the Cardozo letter as to Elvira Solis; this attribution was in error. The recipient is untraced.


Estimate: $400 - $600
Sold for $819 (includes buyer's premium)

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Estimate: $400 - $600
Sold for $819 (includes buyer's premium)

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