Rare Autographs and Manuscripts from Andrusier Autographs

Internationally recognised autograph dealer

Rare autographs and historical documents from a world-leading autograph dealer with more than twenty years’ experience in authentication. Browse our diverse collection of letters, signed portraits and manuscripts.

Every item guaranteed authentic without time limit

Magnificent original drawings by Henri Matisse, dedicated to one of his models

A marvellous vintage matte-finish 4.75″ x 6.25″ portrait of Henri Matisse by André Ostier, signed and inscribed in the lower border in fountain pen, along with a striking sketch of a flower. On the reverse, Matisse draws a wonderful sketch of a female face

Our collections

Andrusier Autographs handles documents from some of the most recognisable faces in history. Discover our collection of rare autographs, letters and manuscripts here. (Art, History, Literature, Music & Entertainment)

Lear, Edward

A fine three-page autograph letter signed by Edward Lear, 31st July 1877, incorporating nonsense spellings and a humorous self-caricature showing the author flying ‘South, like the swollers.’

Einstein, Albert

On the precipice of international fame in 1919, Einstein writes to a fellow future Nobel laureate on radioactive theory. A highly desirable typed letter in French, signed ‘A. Einstein’, one page, 8.25″ x 11″, November 5th 1919.

Wallenberg, Raoul

A partly-printed document in Hungarian and German, signed twice by Raoul Wallenberg with his scarce full signature, 4″ x 5.5″, November 25th 1944.

About Andrusier Autographs

Adam Andrusier began collecting autographs and historical documents as a teenager and worked in musical theatre before becoming a full-time autograph dealer in 1997. He is a regular exhibitor at the New York and London book fairs, has worked for Christie’s and Bonham’s auction houses as an expert, and inspired Zadie Smith’s award-winning novel The Autograph Man.