Tolstoy, Leo, writer (1828-1910). Portrait postcard with autograph aphorism signed on verso.

No place, 24 Feb. 1910.

8vo.

 8,500.00

An aphorism in Russian, penned in the last year of Tolstoy's life: "Love everyone, and you shall prosper with all those with whom you live and will live in the future / Leo Tolstoy / 24 Feb. 1910" (transl.).

The card shows a reproduction von Ilya Repin's famous portrait of Tolstoy from 1901. Written side a little stained and with insignificant traces of mounting; some oxydation to image.

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