Bette Davis - 1978 Signed Note to Garson Kanin w/ Orig. 1940's WB Still Photo. Circa 1978 signed handwritten note on her own personal stationery (5 x 7 1/4 opened, 3 1/2 x 5 folded) to author & playwright Garson Kanin, concerning Garson's publication of the book, " It Takes a Long Time to Become Young " (The title is taken from a Pablo Picasso quote). Your book is most worthy. Unable to live up to it's premise.The letter is written and signed in blue ink. Pencil notation on verso from original collector.
Comes with an original 1940's Warner Brothers double weight 7 3/4 x x10 still photo. Very uncommon handwritten signed note from this film great. Read bio and background below. Ruth Elizabeth "Bette" Davis (April 5, 1908 - October 6, 1989) was an American actress with a career spanning more than 50 years and 100 acting credits. She was noted for playing unsympathetic, sardonic characters, and was famous for her performances in a range of film genres, from contemporary crime melodramas to historical films, suspense horror, and occasional comedies, although her greater successes were in romantic dramas.A recipient of two Academy Awards, she was the first thespian to accrue ten nominations. All autographed items are guaranteed authentic for life. We reserve the right to end any listing at any time. We sell on other venues and items may become unavailable. I have had an internet presence dealing in vintage Hollywood autographs for over 20 years.
I have an entry as a consignor and contributing expert in the "R&R 1998 Autograph price guide". This item is in the category "Entertainment Memorabilia\Autographs-Original\Movies\Cards & Papers". The seller is "regansautographs" and is located in this country: US.This item can be shipped worldwide.