Marc (Marquis de)] - Orlando [Favrat

[Favrat, Marc (Marquis de)] - Orlando, Guido

press agent, publicist, and actor (1906-1988). Typed letter signed. Paris. 4to. ¾ page.
$ 195 / 180 € (87305/BN57766)

To Marc Favrat in Cannes with compliments on Favrat's art exposition, expressing his happiness at having met one another, and requesting a further meeting the following Friday: "Quelques lignes pour vous dire combien j'ai été heureux de vous rencontrer et particulièrement à l'occasion de votre exposition. J'en ai été fortement impressionné. Je serai heureux de vous rencontrer au cours de mon tout prochain voyage à Cannes, Vendredi [...]". - Marc Favrat gained fame through his relationship with Princess Elisabeth of Romania (1894-1956), who had settled in Cannes some years after her expulsion in 1947, when the Romanian People's Republic had been proclaimed.

The much younger aspiring artist Favrat had become Elisabeth's lover, equerry, and adopted son in the year of her death. - With printed letterhead "Guido Orlando / International Public Relations"..

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