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 | Quotations
DISNEY STUDIOS: KENNETH B. ANDERSON. Typed Quotation signed: "Kenneth B Anderson", 1p, 8½x11. Headed: "Quote on Elliott (The Dragon) in Pete's Dragon". In full: "He had to blend, not pop out. This took very precise planning and care. For example, every shadow had to fall exactly right. read more...
Sale Price $108.00
DANIEL C. BEARD. AQS: "D.C. Beard", 3½x2½ card. In full: "Common sense and religion teach us that the Earth belongs to the people Why then do we pay rent for land?" At lower left corner, Beard has drawn a banner with the date "1893" inside. read more...
Sale Price $1,997.50
DANIEL C. BEARD. AQS: "Daniel C Beard/Nov 3rd 1936", 4½x3½. In full: "Peace on earth, good will to man has more potent power than any edict ever launched by conqueror or dictator." Daniel C. read more...
Sale Price $488.75
TOM FLANNERY On a First Day Cover honoring Pueblo Art, Cartoonist Tom Flannery, who worked for the Sun Newspaper for 30 years, writes and signs a quote. Autograph Quotation signed: "Looks Like an Indian Vase/Tom Flannery '82" 6½x3¾. read more...
Sale Price $81.00
HAZEL M. FOULKE Artist Hazel M. Foulke signs the quotation, "Every day is a new beginning." Autograph quotation signed: 'Every day is a new beginning.'/Hazel M. Foulke/June 23-1927" in ink note, 6x4½. Hazel M. Foulke was an American artist. read more...
Sale Price $198.00
MATTHEW SOMERVILLE MORGAN Signed quotation in Latin: "Let he who merited the palm bear it" Autograph Quotation signed: "Matthew Morgan/palmam qui meruit ferat", 3x2. Matthew Somerville read more...
Sale Price $198.00
Natwick signed this guest register page in 1965 with the quotation "A journey of a thousand miles is begun with one step". Natwick, who was lead animator on Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, included a doodle of Mickey Mouse next to his name. read more...
Sale Price $450.00
FREDERIC POOLE The English-born American painter has written his name, adding the same in Chinese characters, and then he adds a Chinese proverb in Chinese characters, in phonetic Western alphabet, and in English. Autograph Quotation signed: "Frederic Poole", 1 page, 5½x5½. read more...
Sale Price $288.00
CHARLES READE The English novelist pens a quotation "To the little all things are little" adding his signature below Autograph Quotation Signed: ""To the little all things/are little"./Charles Reade/Dec 10 1875", 8½x2¼. read more...
Sale Price $378.00
FRITS THAULOW Rare signature from the Norwegian impressionist painter, writing that "Art is a carver of nature" and dating it January of 1906 Autograph quotation signed: "Art is a carver of nature/observed with improvements/Christiania 12 Jan 06/Frits Thaulow", 4x2¼. read more...
Sale Price $324.00