[DUMAS] FERRIER, Ida (1811-1859)

Autograph letter signed “Ida
[Between 1840 & 1844] Saturday, 1/2 p. in-12

I had instructed Alexandre to present them to you, but I believe that he has forgotten my committee”

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[DUMAS] FERRIER, Ida (1811-1859)

Autograph letter signed “Ida
[Between 1840 & 1844] Saturday, 1/2 p. in-12
Previously mounted (mark on verso), spot on bottom margin

Ida Ferrier is in charge of transmitting thanks from her husband Alexandre Dumas


« Vous avez dépassé toute vos promesses, Monsieur, vous avez été mille fois bon et aimable pour moi, recevez-en je vous prie mes plis vifs remerciements. J’avais chargé Alexandre [Dumas père] de vous les présenter mais je crois bien qu’il ait oublié ma commission.
Votre bien dévouée et obligée,
Ida »


Alexandre Dumas married in January 5, 1840 in Paris (1st) the actress Ida Ferrier (born Marguerite-Joséphine Ferrand, 1811-1859) and settled with her in Florence. Ida Ferrier and Alexandre Dumas separated in 1844.