loading..

ELLEN TERRY - AUTOGRAPH QUOTATION SIGNED - HFSID 22978

ELLEN TERRY. AQS: "Yours truly/Ellen Terry =", 5x1¾. In full: "'It's a weary world'! - (sometimes)". Reference to a quote from Shakespeare: "How far that little candle throws his beams! So shines a good deed in a weary world.

Sale Price $162.00

Reg. $180.00

Condition: See item description
PSA / JSA Authentication Guarantee
Free U.S. Shipping
Chat now or call 800-425-5379

ELLEN TERRY. AQS: "Yours truly/Ellen Terry =", 5x1¾. In full: "'It's a weary world'! - (sometimes)". Reference to a quote from Shakespeare: "How far that little candle throws his beams! So shines a good deed in a weary world." British stage actress Ellen Terry (1848-1928) was called "the greatest actress that ever lived" by Sarah Bernhardt. Terry, who debuted at the Princess Theater in London on April 28, 1856, is best known for her Shakespearean roles over a 20-year partnership with actor Henry Irving. In 1878, Irving leased the Lyceum Theatre and engaged Ellen as his leading lady. After opening at the Lyceum on December 30, 1878 as Ophelia to Irving's Hamlet, Terry would play most of Shakespeare's heroines, both in the Lyceum and on tours throughout Great Britain and abroad. She made ten tours of the U.S., including seven with the Lyceum. In 1925, the year she made her final stage appearance, Terry was awarded the Dame of the British Empire. Lightly soiled at blank left margin. Irregularly cut at upper edge, lower right corner rounded.
 
 
 

This website image may contain our company watermark. The actual item does not contain this watermark

See more listings from these signers
Make an offer today and get a quick response
Check your account for the status.

Following offer submission users will be contacted at their account email address within 48 hours. Our response will be to accept your offer, decline your offer or send you a final counteroffer. All offers can be viewed from within the "Document Offers" area of your HistoryForSale account. Please review the Make Offer Terms prior to making an offer.

If you have not received an offer acceptance or counter-offer email within 24-hours please check your spam/junk email folder.

 

World-Wide Shipping

Fast FedEx and USPS shipping

Authenticity Guaranteed

COA with every purchase

Questions Answered 24/7

Contact us day or night

Submit Offers

Get a quick response