MANUSCRIPTS AND AUTOGRAPHS

In this section you will find our collection of Manuscripts and Autographs.

 

 

Manuscripts include a Breviary made for the Abbey of Saint-Loup in Troyes in c. 1475, an illuminated German prayer book of the fifteenth century, a Spanish Patent of Nobility issued by Philip V, and a signed patent letter by Cosimo I de Medici, Grand Duke of Tuscany.

 

 

The Autograph collection is made up of an assortment of signatures, autograph letters and poems by some of the greatest artists, authors, thinkers and composers of the nineteenth and twentieth century, such as Andy Warhol, Aleister Crowley, Willem De Kooning, Henry Moore, Sigmund Freud, Johannes Brahms and William Wordsworth.