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Signed Hemingway photo sells for $8,250


A photo of Ernest Hemingway photo dated 1937Look at Ernest Hemingway in this signed photograph that appears on our list of most expensive sales in August. The photo is inscribed “Norma – glad you finally came to Key West – ever, Ernest” and dated 1937.

Sitting on a sailboat gunwale, Hemingway looks fit, tanned and totally at ease. This photo sold for$8,250 but did not even crack our top three.

Our list also includes a bible from 1548, artwork from Marc Chagall, a book about fans, a huge collection of German legal commentary and a first edition of David Copperfield in monthly parts.

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