Auction Date:2010 May 12 @ 10:00 (UTC-5 : EST/CDT)
Location:5 Rt 101A Suite 5, Amherst, New Hampshire, 03031, United States
British stage magician in the 1930s and 1940s. He is most remembered, however, for the accounts of his work for British military intelligence during the Second World War, creating large-scale ruses, deception, and camouflage. Scarce vintage glossy 7.75 x 9.75 photo, signed and inscribed in fountain pen “To dear Mrs. Gray, with all good wishes, yours most sincerely, Jasper Maskelyne.” In fine condition, with a few light creases, some light contrast to small portions of signature and inscription, and some light rubbing to finish under signature. Pre-certified PSA/DNA and RRAuction COA.