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    Sketches of Six Supreme Court Justices Signed. Each is near 5" x 8.5" and signed in the lower margin by the subjects, which include William A. Rehnquist, Hugo L. Black, William O. Douglas, Charles E. Hughes, Earl Warren, and Felix Frankfurter. Some of the pencil sketches have smoothed folds and corners slightly discolored by tape residue, but all are in fine condition.

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    These pencil sketches are drawn by artist John E. Raitt, a civic-minded resident of Delhi, New York. Raitt, who died at the age of ninety-one in 2004, began sketching politicians and famous people as a teenager. He sent many of the sketches to their subjects, who often signed and returned them. The artist has signed all six of these sketches.



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    October, 2010
    14th-15th Thursday-Friday
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