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Price Realized: $325 With Buyer's Premium Show Hammer Price
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Sale 2492 Lot 352
JAMES THURBER. Typed Letter Signed, to "Dear Mr. Bradley," declining to make further drawings. 1/2 page, 4to, "New Yorker" stationery; moderate toning at edges, faint scattered foxing, short closed tear in upper edge, horizontal folds. [New York], 24 January 1940
Estimate $200 - 300
"I am glad that you like those murals and sorry that my tie-up with the theatre has put me so far back in my regular work that I'm afraid I'll have no time for further wall drawings. . . ."
Thurber and Elliott Nugent wrote the play, The Male Animal, which was performed on Broadway in 1940.Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $325