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    Artist John Singer Sargent Autograph Note Signed. "John S. Sargent." One page, 4.5" x 3.5", n. p, n. d. John Singer Sargent (1856-1925) has been called the "leading portrait painter of his generation." His works include oil paintings, watercolors, charcoal drawings, and sketches. Above the signature is an inscription which reads: "Please don't tell you fellow maniacs." Matted in gray cloth and black and framed with a photo of Sargent to an overall size of 11" x 14".

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    October, 2011
    20th-27th Thursday-Thursday
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