Mark Twain to the Wife of Fridtjof Nansen. Signed Mark Twain & S.
Vintage Original Cabinet Photograph Signed "Mark Twain" & S. Clemens in black ink on 1/2 length portrait of Mark Twain wearing a black heavy coat, black vest, black bow tie and white shirt, looking to the right of the camera. Photograph is by James Lowy of Vienna, May 1898 with his logo in the lower photographer's mount and imprint on the verso and is on the original photographer's gilt edge mount; 4 1/4" x 6".
Signed and inscribed above the portrait. He had his desire - he has seen the pole; I have had mine, for I have seen him. Signed and inscribed on the photograph's mount. Fridtjof Nansen with best salutations of S.
After WWI Nansen did humanitarian work for Russian refugees and won the 1922 Nobel Peace Prize. Box 5704 Palm Springs, California 92263. PAYMENTS MUST BE RECEIVED WITHIN 5 DAYS. Please notice we DO NOT ACCEPT PAY PAL.
We Guarantee Authenticity Of All Signed Items! We Are Members of ABAA and PADA.The item "MARK TWAINSIGNED TWICECABINET PHOTOGRAPH 1898" is in sale since Sunday, July 6, 2008. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Autographs\Historical". The seller is "george-houle-books-autographs" and is located in PO BOX 481310; LA 90048. This item can be shipped worldwide.