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    Sale 5425

    Pop Culture: Entertainment Memorabilia

    4 December 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 14

    Maurice Chevalier, Robert Helpmann And Michael Benthall

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    Maurice Chevalier, Robert Helpmann And Michael Benthall
    A collection of correspondence addressed to artist Mimi Fogt including: -- a series of four autograph letters from Maurice Chevalier, signed and an autograph postcard, signed, correspondence addressed Chére Mimi, from various addresses in Beverly Hills, Denver and France, August 1959 - October 1967, altogether five pages in autograph, all written in French, four with corresponding envelopes;
    -- a series of six autograph letters from Robert Helpmann, signed and two typescript letters, signed, the correspondence variously addressed from various hotels and residences in Australia, London and Rome, January 1968 - September 1975, approximately 10 pages in autograph, two pages typed, a number with corresponding envelopes; and -- a series of five autograph letters from Michael Benthall, signed and three autograph postcards, signed, the correspondence variously addressed (Dearest Adulterous Cannibals, Ma chére Madame Impudences et Cannibellette and Chére Cannibals foux) majority sent from Eaton Square, London, January 1970 - September 1973, altogether approximately 19 pages in autograph, a few with corresponding envelopes

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