MARY CASSATT In a handwritten letter to a friend in Paris, Cassatt explains that her art keeps her too busy to reply to most letters, but that she would welcome a visit in the Spring. ALS: "Mary Cassatt", 6 pages, 5¼x7, front and verso. Mesnil-Beaufresne, Mesnil-Theribus (Oise), France, no date. On imprinted stationery to Miss Mary Gardner Swift. Begins: "My Dear Mary". In full: "Of course I had your letter but I never thought of answering it. If you knew what my life was you would [five words illegible] than in the [illegible] If you would love to write to me anything that you think I would I shall always be glad to know [two words illegible] I am a very busy woman. Most of my correspondence is done in French through my [illegible] Is French, she has been with us 43 years Ever since my Mothers (sic) death thirty years ago I have been alone, carrying on this place & working here. Ah my art. Of course I have been better known as an artist in France [illegible] is a member of the family In the meantime I send you my kindest regards & hope that next Spring if I am well enough you will come out and see me I had my three nephews and one niece here this last summer. read more...
Art & Architecture | Baseballs
HANK KETCHAM The cartoonist sketches his Dennis the Menace on a baseball. Official Bobby Brown American League Baseball signed: "Hank Ketcham" on the sweet-spot. Ketcham has sketched his creation, Dennis the Menace, on the ball, dating it "9-26-94" read more...
Sale Price $680.00
HANK KETCHAM - AUTOGRAPHED SIGNED BASEBALL CIRCA 1997 CO-SIGNED BY: MARCUS HAMILTON, RON FERDINAND - HFSID 227297HANK KETCHAM, RON FERDINAND and MARCUS HAMILTON Hank Ketcham, Ron Ferdinand, and Marcus Hamilton sign and draw Mr. Wilson and Dennis the Menace on a baseball. "Official Ball/American League/Gene A. Budig PRES." Signed on the sweet-spot: "Hank Ketcham" who has drawn Mr. Wilson to the left of his signature. read more...
Sale Price $2,932.50
LeROY NEIMAN Rawlings Official Major League Baseball (Selig) signed in sweet spot Baseball Signed: "LeRoy Neiman". Rawlings Official Major League Baseball, Allan H. Selig, commissioner. Signing in the sweet spot with blue ink. read more...
Sale Price $850.00