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Claude Monet Impressionist Autograph, Handwritten Letter Signed & Original Envel

   A founder of French impressionist painting. Autograph letter signed, one page, 4,5 x 7 inch, `Giverny par Vernon. Eure`, 8.09.1889, in French, brief letter to Paul Gallimard - concerning a visit of his correspondent, written and signed in dark ink "Claude Monet", attractively mounted (removable) for fine display with the original envelope and a portrait photograph of Claude Monet (altogether 16,5 x 11,75 inch), in very fine condition. "Cher Monsieur, Deux mots pour vous prevenir que je suis de retour, et que vous pouvez venir quand vous voudrez en me prevenant la veille, toujours mes ...

Claude Monet Autograph Letter Signed Als Concerns Hiding Artwork During Wwi

   Claude Monet Autograph Letter Signed with Compelling WWI Content. This scarce Claude Monet handwritten and signed letter is dated June 24, 1918. It was sent in reply to Julie Manet (daughter of painter Berthe Morisot and Edouard Manet's brother Eugene). Julie had asked Claude Monet's advice on safeguarding her personal art collection should Paris come under attack by the Germans. The letter was written shortly before the WWI battle of the Marne, in which the Germans advanced to within forty miles of Paris. Claude writes Yesterday I received a visit from an official, to whom I spoke of ...