May 05, 2016 - Sale 2413

Sale 2413 - Lot 34

Price Realized: $ 500
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 200 - $ 300
BACALL, LAUREN. Photograph Signed and Inscribed, 'For Barrie / Best to you / Lauren Bacall / Bogart,' in green ink, half-length seated portrait, showing her hugging her knees and looking down. Inscribed in the image, lower right. 9 1/2x7 1/2 inches; minor creasing at extreme corners. Np, 1950s

Additional Details

with--Louis Bromfield. Brief Typed Letter Signed, to Barrie Tait, stating that he does not know when he will be back in New York. 1/2 page, 4to, 'Malabar Farm' stationery. Lucas, OH, 17 October 1947. With the original envelope.
Louis Bromfield was a friend of the Bogarts, who lived at Malabar Farm in Ohio, where Bogart and Bacall were married in 1945.