* TROTSKY, Leon (1879-1940). Autograph note on correspondence card signed ("LD"), in French, to Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera. N.p. [Mexico], n.d. [c.1940].
1 page, 12mo (85 x 140 mm), with holograph address on verso, age-toned, small dampstain affecting one word. Trotsky sends his greetings and thanks Frida for sending him some medicine ("une petite pharmacie"). He promises a fuller update after he is settled the next day, and signs with his initials after his real name, Lev Davidovich Bronstein.
Estimate $ 2,000-3,000
Provenance: sold Spink Smythe, 14 November 2002, lot 189.
Property from the Robert L. McKay Collection, North Tustin, California