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Lot 88: 1887 ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON Signed Check with Engraved Print Display Framed
29 October 2016
Rancho Santa Fe, CA, USALive Auction
Robert Louis Stevenson Signed Check with Engraved Print
ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON, 19th Century Scottish Novelist, Author of "Treasure Island" and "Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde."
March 18, 1887-Dated, Partially-Printed Document Check Signed, "Robert Louis Stevenson," 8.25" x 3.25", Choice Extremely Fine. Check printed on blue paper, drawn on the Wilts & Dorset Banking Company Limited, Bournemouth Branch, payable to Valentine Rock in the amount of 10 pounds sterling. Professionally, matted and framed together with an engraved portrait print of Stevenson with engraved facsimile signature, in a modern wood frame, to an overall size of 13.25" x 17.5". Check appears in very nice condition with light vertical folds with a pen manuscript cancellation that runs through Stevenson's signature, which is still quite dark, prominent and fully legible. Fully Signed "Robert Louis Stevenson" in deep brown measuring 3.25" long and display framed.