Lot 884: Guillaume, Charles Edouard



2015-09-16 14:11:41

Lot 884: Guillaume Charles Edouard: (1861-1938) Swiss Physicist. Nobel Prize In Physics, 1920. Rare A.L.S., Char Guillaume, On A Postcard, Sevres, 23Rd October 1902, To Paul Ditisheim, In French. Guillaume Thanks His Correspondent For His Sending And States 'I Do Not Find, Nowhere, The J[Eweller'S] Circulars. Could You Send It To Me? I Will Send Them Some Publications ', Further Asking When Will He Visit Him, And Adding A Postscript To The Left Border Referring To Their Works 'I Have Just Received A Call Related To The Following Question: Which One Is The Change Period Of Units In A Watch?'. To The Verso And In Guillaume'S Hand, His Correspondent'S Address At La Chaux-De Fonds, A Renowned Swiss City For Their Watchmaking. Ditisheim Has Added To The Verso A Us Address In Broadway In His Hand, Probably The One Guillaume Was Requesting. A Small Ink Stain Only Slightly Affecting The Signature And One Corner Crease. G Paul Ditisheim (1868-1945) Swiss Specialist In Chronometry. Both Guillaume And Ditisheim Made Important Contributions To The Watchmaking Precision. Guillaume 'S Nobel Was In Part Awarding His Services Rendered To Precision Measurement. International Autograph Auctions' Autograph Auction October 2015 Saturday, 3rd October 2015 Estimate: £100-150
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