EDWARD VIII. 18805

£200

Description

Original Christmas Card, showing a crayon drawing of St. James’s Palace, inscribed to Lady Bute, signed “from Edward P”, extending “Season’s best Remembrances for Christmas and the New Year [’1927’ added in the Prince’s hand]. 8 x 6 inches, in good condition, a few light surface creases. New Year 1927. King Edward VIII (reigned from 20 January 1936,abdicated, taking the title Duke of Windsor) (1894-1972). From the royal correspondence retained by the Marchioness of Bute at Cardiff Castle.