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    Correspondence written by Claude Renoir includes (1) three autograph postcards signed, two to his brother, Pierre, and one to his brother, Jean; and (2) one autograph letter signed, no date, no location, to his wife "Popo" (nickname). Correspondence written to Claude Renoir includes letters from Albert André (1 autograph letter signed and one telegram); Georges Rivière (autograph letter signed, dated 1925 congratulating him on the birth of his son Paul; (4) René Joubert [French designer] (autograph postcard signed); (5) Paul Cézanne, Jr. (autograph letter signed, dated 1924); Louis [car mechanic] (2 autograph letters signed, dated 1914, 1926); Labadie and Fisor [friends]; Claude Renoir, Jr. [son of Pierre Renoir and famous cinematographer] (2, autograph letters signed, 1947); Albert André [2 autograph letters signed, no date]; Guino, Michel Fontenoy [autograph letter signed, dated 1962]; Louis Morel [sculptor who worked from Renoir from 1917 until his death] (autograph letter signed, dated 1947, located Paris, Together With a black and white photograph of Morel in his Atelier à rue Danzig; Andrew Poggenpohl [National Geographic Society] (dated 1958 requesting a photograph of Renoir for a story); Together With three autograph letters signed to Claude's wife, Paulette, from Renée Cézanne [daughter of Georges Rivière], dated 1926.

    Estimate: $3,000 - $5,000.

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    September, 2013
    19th Thursday
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