Lot 775: Carjat, Etienne



2015-09-16 14:11:24

Lot 775: Carjat Etienne: (1828-1906) French Caricaturist And Photographer . Best Known For His Numerous Portraits And Caricatures Of Political, Literary And Artistic Parisian Figures, Including His Iconic Portrait Of Arthur Rimbaud . A.L.S., Etienne Carjat, One Page, 8Vo, N.P., Sunday, 21St October 1873, To A Friend, In French. Carjat Announces To His Correspondent His Departure Tomorrow And States 'I Have Been Talking To My Friend Pinaud About You. He Will Travel With Spuller To Bruxelles On Tuesday Evening To Visit Rune And Will Spend Few Days There With The Sentenced To Death. Because Pinaud Has Such An Influence On Spuller, Send Me Immediately All You May Have Finished; He Will Make Them Get Interested In Your Affair…'. Some Overall Age Wear And Traces Of Former Mounting To The Verso Upper Corners, Otherwise Vg Eugene Spuller (1835-1896) French Politician And Writer. Minister Of Fine Arts 1887 & 1893-94, And Of Foreign Affairs 1889-90. During The Franco-Prussian War , Spuller Managed To Leave The Besieged Paris By Balloon Together With Leon Gambetta. Carjat Made A Well-Known Portrait Of Spuller. International Autograph Auctions' Autograph Auction October 2015 Saturday, 3rd October 2015 Estimate: £100-120
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