Sherriff , R. C. signed 3,5″ x 4,5″ card in 1929 – THE INVISIBLE MAN (1818)


R. C. SHERRIFF  (1896 – 1975)  signed a 3,5″x 4,5″ card on Oct. 23  1929  in fountain pen ink : “With kind regards from / R C Sherriff / author of / “Journey’s End” / 23/Oct/1929″.

Robert Cedric Sherriff was an English playwright, who is best known for his play Journey’s End, based on his experiences as a World War 1 soldier.

This play premiered in London in 1928, with Colin Clive replacing Laurence Olivier in 1929. The play was directed by James Whale (Frankenstein – 1931).

He also had an outstanding career in film, with his film scripts for a number of classics, including James Whale’s The invisible man (1933 – starring Claude Rains).

Fine condition