Lot n° 21
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[Moses KISLING (1891-1953)]. 16 letters or... - Lot 21 - Ader
[Moses KISLING (1891-1953)]. 16 letters or pieces addressed to him or concerning him. 15 letters addressed to Kisling in gratitude for his donations of paintings and drawings to charities, especially Jewish charities: Herman Shumling (Anti-Fascist Refugee Committee), Victor A. Sax (United Jewish Appeal), L. Lévy (Aid to the Blind Israelis), Julian Street Jr. of the Treasury Department (War Finance Campaign), R. Job (Œuvre de Secours aux Enfants), Guy de Rothschild (Fonds Social Juif Unifié), Louise Emile Fabre (Orphelinat des Arts), Milton Wolff (Action Committee to Free Spain), Pierre-André Weill (France Forever), Maurice Guy-Loë (Entr'aide des Artistes), Renée Engeistein (on the result of an auction of a painting for the underprivileged children of Israel), Michelle V. Auriol (United Nations Appeal for Children). Simon Maurice Petsche (Village of Hope), Edward Saher (Red Cross 1945 War Fund). P.S. by 70 people, Cagnes-sur-Mer 1 April 1953 (3 p. grand in-fol.), during the very last exhibition of Moïse Kisling, at the castle-museum of Cagnes-sur-Mer (he died a few days later, on 29 April). Signatures of guests and friends, sometimes with a few words: Cécile Sorel, Fernande Cabanel, Marthe Lebasque, Carlos Reymond, the mayor of Cagnes Louis Négro, Georges Spiro, etc. (including a fancy "Picasso" signature).
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