Lot 352: King Edward VIII

RR Auction

2015-07-27 11:43:07


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Lot 352: Impressive display of items, including: an ANS, one page, 4.75 x 6, personal letterhead, no date, in full, "To Walter Edge, with best wishes, from Edward," affixed to the cover of a printing of 'The Farewell Speech of H. M. Edward VIII.' The booklet has been disbound for display, and affixed to the last page is Walter Edge's business card for his position as "Ambassador of the United States of America on Special Mission." The final display element is one of the Duchess of Windsor's personally-owned kidskin ivory gloves acquired from the Christies' Rome sale of items belonging to the Duke and Duchess of Windsor. Beautifully cloth-matted and framed to an overall size of 27 x 28. Also includes three candid photos of the Duke and Duchess. In fine condition. Accompanied by a full letter of authenticity from PSA/DNA for the ANS and a certificate of authenticity from University Archives for the display as a whole. Oversized. RR Auction's Fine Autographs and Artifacts Auction 458 Wednesday, 12th August 2015 Estimate: $400-600
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