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1890 HANDWRITTEN MANUSCRIPT ALS BY FAMED ARTIST/ENGRAVER REGARDING THE RENOWNED POET BAYARD TAYLOR

By: JOHN SARTAIN

Price: $745.99

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA Pennsylvania, 1890

Seller ID: 000718

Condition: Very Good


On offer is an interesting, enigmatic handwritten manuscript letter [ALS] by renown John Sartain (1808-1897) an artist who pioneered mezzotint engraving in the United States. This letter dated December 7th, 1890 is in superb condition save for a fault in the upper left hand corner not affecting the text or letterhead. Addressed to H. Rush Hervey regarding, research suggests, the famed and noted author/poet Bayard Taylor. BIO NOTES: TAYLOR, BAYARD. Born in Kennett Square, Pennsylvania, January 11, 1825; died in Berlin, Germany, December 19, 1878. The career of Bayard Taylor was a constantly shi... View more info