Lot 303 of 413:
Leonard Cohen, signed letterpress poem 1/26  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$1,140
Estimate:
$1,500 - $2,500

Title:
You Do Not Have To Love Me

Author:
Cohen, Leonard

Place:
[San Francisco]

Publisher:
Sore Dove Press

Date:
2008

Description:

Letterpress poem, tipped into black paper card. Signed at the bottom by Leonard Cohen. On opposite side, facing the poem is an original painting by Soheyl Dahi of a guitar, tipped onto black paper card. (8vo) painting measures 22x15 cm (8½x6"). Letter "R" of 26 lettered copies accompanied by an original painting by Dahi. Sore Dove Press Broadside Series Number 33.

A rare work, signed by Leonard Cohen. This publication marks the first broadside publication by Cohen in a literary career spanning over 60 years. Prior to 2014, this item was not available to the general public.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
A bit of rubbing to the silver lettered "a" in Cohen's name on the cover of the paper card; else fine.


 
Item number:
311582
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