Lot #422
Ernest Hemingway

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Estimate: $1000+

Description

The First National Bank of Boston check, 6.25 x 2.75, filled out and signed by Hemingway, "Ernest M. Hemingway," payable to "Portador" [or carrier] for $200, November 1, 1949. Endorsed on the reverse in black ink by Roberto Herrera. In fine condition, with a couple of small stains. Herrera was Hemingway's close friend, part-time secretary, and brother of his Cuban doctor; he frequently accompanied the writer on his exploits aboard the famous fishing boat Pilar.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Fine Autograph and Artifacts
  • Dates: #604 - Ended March 10, 2021





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