1968. Typed letter signed from director Mike Nichols to Daniel Selznick, dated May 25, 1973, on his personal stationery noting an address on West 81st Street in New York City. Included is a carbon of Selznick's original letter to Nichols.
In response to Selznick's praise of the May 21, 1973 premiere of Nichols' production of Anton Chekhov's "Uncle Vanya" at the Circle in the Square Theatre in New York City.
Nichols writes: "I loved your letter. Thank you for it. I will keep it to bring out at low moments. It was good of you to have the generosity actually to write the kind of letter most of us fantasize onthe way home and then forget."
Daniel Selznick, the son of David O. Selznick, is best known as a producer for films such as Peter Bogdanovich's "Targets" (1968) and various documentaries about Hollywood. His association with his father allowed him many opportunities to meet and correspond with numerous actors, actresses, and directors of note.
inches. Bonded stationery stock, folded twice.
7 x 10 inches, blue bonded stationery stock. Folded twice for mailing, else Fine.