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    Truman Capote. Signed and inscribed Photograph. [1/78].

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    Truman Capote. Signed Photograph. [N.p., 1/78]. Black and white photograph of Capote sitting next to an attractive blonde woman (Mrs. Oscar Wyatt), and inscribed by him in the upper left corner,

    "for Deborah-/good wishes/Truman Capote". On the verso in blue ball-point is the legend "Truman Capote-/w/Mrs. Oscar Wyatt/1/78" in an unknown hand. Approximately 8 x 9 inches. Left margin (presumably the plain white border) neatly removed, one small pin-hole on the upper margin, two small pin-holes in the lower right corner in the margin. Mildly toned. Still, fine. Mrs. Oscar Wyatt, (Lynn) is a well-known Houston socialite, patron of the arts, and philanthropist.



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    Auction Dates
    October, 2012
    4th-5th Thursday-Friday
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