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Type Live Webcast Auction
Price Realized 1,107.00 USD
Date Sold 2/27/2020


Lot # 127
Estimate 200.00 - 400.00 USD
Group - Category Antiques & Collectibles - ephemera
Lead Watercolor given to Steinbeck in Israel 1963
Description
This lot includes a signed Watercolor given to Steinbeck in Israel 12-14 1963 by Parviz Aminzadeh. verson says, "To my dear Steinbeck, O friend, I will not break my ties with thee even though with a sword they should hew me limb from limb! Yours very obediently, Parvis Aminzadelt 14-12-1963 We are servants holding our lives and hearts in our hands, with eyes (fixed) on thy orders and ears (writing) on thy command. This lot also includes the Mayor of Israels Business card. Theodore Kollek. On verso reads " Welcome back to Jerusalem". This lot also includes a newspaper with a caracaticure of John Steinbeck and another photo taken in Israel. Provenance: From the Estate of John and Elaine Steinbeck
Name 2-27-20 The John Steinbeck Collection
Auctioneer Curated Estates
Type Live Webcast Auction
Date(s) 2/27/2020
February 27th 2020 2pm EST Live Auction will begin
Preview Date/Time Preview days are February 19th, 20th and 26th from 10am to 4pm. Other preview times available by Appointment.
Checkout Date/Time February 28th to March 6th 2020
Location 2 Frassetto Way
Lincoln Park, NJ 07035
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Curated Estates is proud to present the personal memorabilia of John and Elaine Steinbeck. John Steinbeck is one of America's greatest storytellers. His work has garnered him The Pulitzer Prize, The National Book Award and The Nobel Prize. Elaine Steinbeck was a tour de force in John's life accompanying him around the globe on travels. Elaine was notable in her own right as one of Broadway's first female stage managers. This auction goes through John's life from childhood to eighteen years of John and Elaine's marriage to Elaine's life after John's passing. These important objects and ephemera have been in storage for almost 20 years and are offered to the public for the first time here.
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