Lot #448
Augustus Saint-Gaudens Signature

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Estimate: $200+

Description

French-Irish sculptor (1848-1907) of the Beaux-Arts generation who embodied the ideals of the American Renaissance, known for his Civil War memorials and for the design of the iconic $20 Double Eagle gold coin. Fountain pen signature, "Augustus St.-Gaudens,” on an off-white 3.75 x 1.25 slip clipped from a letter, applied to a larger card along with a 3¢ postage stamp honoring the sculptor. In fine condition, with a closely cropped left edge.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Fine Autograph and Artifacts
  • Dates: #639 - Ended July 13, 2022





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