Typed Postcard Signed - 1957
Private Post Card personalized “Silver Lake, New Hampshire” dated September 24, 1957, typed and signed by artist/poet E. E. Cummings. Recipient name has been obscured on image only. In full:
your 2 volume largesse velocitously arrived on the equinox–please accept my hearty thanks! Marion joins me in hoping we’ll soon glimpse you in NewYorkCity. our best to Diane! C’s
Edward Estlin Cummings (1894-1962), popularly known as E. E. Cummings, with the abbreviated form of his name often written by others in lowercase letters as e. e. cummings (in the style of his poems), was an American poet, painter, essayist, author, and playwright. His body of work encompasses approximately 2,900 poems, two autobiographical novels, four plays and several essays, as well as numerous drawings and paintings. He is remembered as a preeminent voice of 20th century poetry, as well as one of the most popular.