Lot n° 50
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Victor HUGO - "HERNANI" ("Hernani" had been... - Lot 50 - Vermot et Associés
Victor HUGO - "HERNANI" ("Hernani" had been played 39 times in 1830 at its premiere, with the stir that we know; Victor Hugo takes up the play again in 1838) : Autograph letter signed by Monsieur de Lasalle, 1 p in-8 plus address page with postage, dated January 18, 1838, in which he asks for Prince Ruffo della Scaletta (Don Antonio Ruffo Principe della Scaletta, 1778-1846) to Victor Hugo for "the box J (proscenium bath)" at the Théâtre Français, for the Première of "Hernani", At the top, Victor Hugo wrote his "r" (for "responded") and on the back, Victor Hugo wrote in his hand a list of names (presumably personalities to be invited for the Première): "Abrantès, Ségur, David, P. Deschamps..."
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