Sir Arthur Conan Doyle Autograph & Antique Photo Victorian Sherlock Holmes Author
Fine ink autograph removed from an album and accompanied by an antique CDV photo of Sir Arthur Ignatius Conan Doyle (1859-1930).
He was a Scottish writer and physician, most noted for his fictional stories about the detective Sherlock Holmes, which are generally considered milestones in the field of crime fiction.
He is also known for writing the fictional adventures of a second character he invented, Professor Challenger, and for popularising the mystery of the Mary Celeste. He was a prolific writer whose other works include fantasy and science fiction stories, plays, romances, poetry, non-fiction and historical novels.
Housed in a modern black wooden frame and has been conserved under UV glass by Pure & Applied conservation framers of London.
Autograph Size: 8.5 x 9.5 cm approx
CDV Size: 6.5 x 11 cm approx
Frame Size 25 x 20 cm approx