19 December 2007,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 360
Estimate GBP 100 - GBP 150
A typescript letter, signed, from Groucho Marx to "Whiskers", dated July 19 1965, concerning the negative reviews in the British press for Marx's TV quiz show Groucho, signed Groucho 1p. with annotations; and an accompanying newspaper clipping (2)
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Groucho Marx's foray into British television with the quiz show Groucho was not a success. Based on his long running American show, You Bet Your Life, it was poorly received and pulled after only a few episodes.
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