Lot 699: ALS in French, one page, 5.25 x 6.75, January 15, 1841. Hugo pens a brief letter to Alfred Michiels, in full (translated): "I will certainly have great pleasure, Sir, to know the Unknown. M. E. Pelleron as a man of nice talent and of a great future. Please, bring him to me, and give me the pleasure, as soon as possible, to shake both your hands." Reverse of second integral page bears an address panel penned in another hand. In very good condition, with intersecting folds (one vertical fold passing through the last letter of the signature), and scattered toning and light creasing. Accompanied by an engraved portrait of Hugo.
RR Auction's Fine Autographs and Artifacts Auction 456
Wednesday, 15th July 2015
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