05-16-2012 05-17-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
2597M Marlborough
May 16, 2012 2:00PMCalender
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Gary Cooper Autographed Photograph, Three Handwritten Letters, and a Pair of Wire Sock Stretchers

$577$475
Auction: Discovery - 2597M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: May 16, 2012 2:00PM

Description:

Gary Cooper Autographed Photograph, Three Handwritten Letters, and a Pair of Wire Sock Stretchers, a portrait photograph inscribed "To Linda, With all the best wishes in this world from- your friend...," and three letters written between 1955 and 1958 to Elaine Shepard, the stretchers with inscribed tags from the Hotel Pierre, New York; sold with additional correspondence from Helen Hayes, Arthur Treacher, and others to Elaine Shepard.

Provenance: The estate of Elaine Shepard, actress, journalist, and writer.
Estimate $200-300

Keywords

Elaine Shepard, Helen Hayes, Hotel Pierre, actress , journalist, and writer