IAN FLEMING

IAN FLEMING. Bold vintage signature and inscription, “To John/With best wishes/Ian Fleming, “ in greene fountain pen on a 6×4 white index card. Very fine condition, with a small magazine photograph affixed at the bottom right corner. A pencil notation on the reverse side indicates that this autograph was obtained in person in June 1965. John Verzi collection. The Australian-born character actor had a four-decade career, appearing in scores of television series and films, sometimes uncredited, and is perhaps best remembered for playing Dr. Watson opposite Arthur Wontner in a series of British Sherlock Holmes films during the 1930s.

$50