French sculptor and painter (1827–1875) from whom Napoleon III commissioned many works. Autograph letter signed. no place. 8vo. 3 pp.
$ 1,361 / 1.200 €
Letter mentioning the writer Alexandre Dumas, fils, in part (translated): "M. Dumas told me that he wants to read the piece…it was misplaced by the person responsible for putting it in the mail." In very good to fine condition, with small splits to the central horizontal fold, and old tape to the second page.