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Price Realized: $100 With Buyer's Premium Show Hammer Price
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Sale 2492 Lot 364
CHARLES ADDAMS. Autograph Note Signed, "Chas Addams," to "Dear Mr. Bernstein," explaining that the drawing he likes has been promised for [Barbara] Nicholls's show in November and so would not be available until then. 1 page, 8vo, "New Yorker" stationery; horizontal fold. New York, 1970s
Estimate $150 - 250
"Happy to hear that you liked the drawing last week, Can you be a jogger?
"I've promised the drawing for B. Nicholl's show for me in November and it's therefore unavailable until then."
After working at the New Yorker as a secretary for 13 years, Barbara Nicholls left the magazine to found in 1973 her own gallery on Madison Avenue featuring the artwork of New Yorker illustrators, including Addams.Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $100