TIEN KEN-SIN, SVD., Thomas Cardinal (1890-1967)
Chinese cardinal; archbishop of Peking. Chair of Fu Jen Catholic University. Created a cardinal by Pius XII in 1946. SIG – Vintage, bold, fountain pen signature on a small card to which a b/w newspaper image has been attached. Nice signature example. Accompanied by a circa 1965 letter from Cardinal Tien sent to the many […]
TISSERANT, Eugene Gabriel Cardinal (1884-1972)
French cardinal; seminary professor; French Army intelligence officer in WWII; curator and Pro-Prefect of the Vatican Library; a leading voice of the Second Vatican Council. DS – Document Signed: Copy in booklet form (softwrappers) of Tisserant’s 1962 address before the Academie Francias, warmly dedicated on the title page. Highly desirable. Tisserant was a widely respected […]
Tutu, Archbishop Desmond (1931 – )
Signed card and signed photo
TUTU, Archbishop Desmond (1931- )
Archbishop – Emeritus of Capetown, South Africa. Nobel Peace Prize winner. Humanitarian in the struggle against apartheid. SP – Signed Photograph measure 4″x6″. On the lower mount he has penned “God Bless You, Desmond Dec 2002”. Nice example.