Lot #1065
Sergei Eisenstein

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Estimate: $1000+


Revolutionary Soviet Russian film director and film theorist (1898-1948) noted in particular for his silent films Strike, Battleship Potemkin, and October, as well as historical epics Alexander Nevsky and Ivan the Terrible. Rare ALS in Russian in pencil, one page, 4.5 x 15.5, no date. Letter to "Bova," in full (translated): "Sitting outside, nothing to do. Nobody's coming from Moscow. Wish someone would come to visit me—as I have time. If there's no time to come, come during the day. Get to station, short walk. How are studies? Say hello to mother. I'll be happy to see you." In fine condition. From the collection of Stephen Adamson.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Fine Autographs and Artifacts
  • Dates: #589 - Ended August 12, 2020

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