Lot 875: Controversial German actor (1926-1991) best known for his work in the films of Werner Herzog. ALS in German, signed "Nikolaus," four pages on two sheets, 5.75 x 8.25, no date, but circa 1957. Untranslated letter to his first wife, Gislinde Kuhbeck, in which he complains bitterly about the alleged intrigues of the Viennese Burgtheater, and proposes to make a phone call to Thomas Harlan, son of the German director Veit Harlan, with the aim of establishing the "Junge Ensemble" in Berlin the following year. In fine condition, with slight show-through from writing to opposing sides.
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Friday, 23rd October 2015
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