Lot 33 (Autographs & Memorabilia, 31st July 2020)
Autograph Collection.- Incl. Peter Sellers
Selection of menu cards from the restaurant 'Au Pere de Nico' in Chelsea, signed by various celebrities comprising: Peter Sellers, Timothy Birdsall (with original sketch), Richard Johnson, Simon Parritt with Betty Rabin, Bob Cobbing, Laurence Upton, Bill Griffiths, Jeremy Adler, Franco Nero, Leslie Caron, Ned Sherrin, Melvyn Douglas, Simon Dee, Vicky, John Dexter, Milton Shulman, Elizabeth Ashley, Eve Arten, Hilton Edwards and Patrick Bedford, Lindsay Anderson, Penelope and John Mortimer, Jack Kramer, Oliver Reed, John Wells, Lillian Hellman, Roy Boulting, Lewis Hoad, Gordon Forbes with Abe Segal, Heather Segal and. Renardaud, Dorothy Hyson, some cards have been trimmed along margins or have parts that have been clipped out, some tape residue, handling wear and creasing, folio, c. 1960s (25)
***During the end of the 60s and the beginning of the 70s, 'Au Pere de Nico' was one of the most popular Chelsea restaurants where celebrities would dine.