Davis, Bette (1908 – 89)
“The best time I ever had with Joan Crawford was when I pushed her down the stairs in ‘Whatever Happened to Baby Jane?'”
Acclaimed American actress of stage, screen and television.
Typewritten Letter Signed. Professionally matted and framed signed letter accompanied by a 4″x6″ black/white lithoprint image of Davis from All About Eve. Letter is written on her personal Weston, Connecticut letterhead (“My Bailiwick”) and dated 2 July 1975. Reads: The World of Carl Sandburg show is in a book of the same name published by Harcourt, Brace and World, Inc. It was a most exciting show to do. I hope you’re able to find a copy of this book. The stage presentation and the book were planned and written by Norman Corwin. Thank you so much for your letter and thank you for liking my book ‘The Lonely Life’. Matted in a burnished silver – tone board, museum glass, and a bead – relief silver and goldtone frame. Overall dimensions are 16″x14″.
Miss Davis won the Academy Award for Best Actress among numerous other industry awards.