Lot 380: Indian philosopher and statesman (1888–1975) who served as the the second president of India from 1962 to 1967. TLS, one page, 5 x 8, Vice President letterhead, February 15, 1954. Letter to Suzanna Rose Rovett, in full: "Thank you for your letter. I am sending you herewith a photo. Our State has got the motto of 'Truth alone triumphs'—Satyameva Jayate! 'Wherever there is right dealing there is victory'—Yato Dharmastato Jaya." Radhakrishnan makes a few handwritten emendations to the text, and adds "17" below the date. In very good condition, with trimmed edges, small circular stains and irregular toning, pin holes to lower left corner, and a vertical fold to left side.
RR Auction's Fine Autographs and Artifacts Auction 467
Wednesday, 13th January 2016
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