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    TWO LETTERS FROM RENOIR TO ALINE REPORTING HIS IMPROVING HEALTH AND HIS PLANS TO RETURN HOME

    THE RENOIR COLLECTION

    One page, located in Dieppe, Saturday night, reads: Dear friend, I have arrived in good health. I took a long walk with Deudon. I'm in much better health, I believe I will be cured by the end of the month. Don't tire yourself out in that workshop... You will read about me when "my day on high" will be done and how much it costs me. I embrace you. Accompanied by a second letter, autograph letter signed, one page [one sheet folded, three pages blank] Renoir writes: My good little one (Lit) I will be back at the end of the month- stay calm for you're going to make me proud... I'm not ____ at all and as soon as I'll have the ability to return with something proper. I will not hesitate. Love, Pierre.


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    [1st letter] folds, creases [2nd letter] Folds, migrating ink.

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    Auction Dates
    September, 2013
    19th Thursday
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