Julia Child Autograph

Julia Carolyn Child (née McWilliams; August 15, 1912 – August 13, 2004) was an American chef, author, and television personality. She is recognized for bringing French cuisine to the American public with her debut cookbook, Mastering the Art of French Cooking, and her subsequent television programs, the most notable of which was The French Chef, which premiered in 1963. More about Julia Child

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Current items with a signature of Julia Child

These are the most current items with a signature of Julia Child that were listed on eBay and on other online stores - click here for more items.

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thumbnailBaking with Julia JULIA CHILD ✎ SIGNED ✎1st Edition Cookbook VERY NICE Like NEW$200.00logo
thumbnailBaking with Julia, SIGNED by Julia Child, Hardcover First Edition, DJ, Greenspan$300.00logo
thumbnailCooking With Master Chefs ✎ SIGNED ✎ Julia Child 1st Edition Cookbook VERY NICE$325.00logo
thumbnailMy Life in France by Alex Prud'homme and Julia Child 2006, Hardcover SIGNED Copy$68.00logo
thumbnailSimone BeckSimca's Cuisine SIGNED 1st Printing Julia Child French Cookbook$149.99logo
thumbnailTHE FRENCH CHEF IN AMERICA - Julia Child's Second Act by ALEX PRUD'HOMME Signed$35.50logo
On August 15, 1912, Julia Child was born as Julia Carolyn McWilliams in Pasadena, California. Child's father was John McWilliams Jr. (1880–1962), a Princeton University graduate and prominent land manager. Child's mother was Julia Carolyn ("Caro") Weston (1877–1937), a paper-company heiress and daughter of Byron Curtis Weston, a lieutenant governor of Massachusetts. Child was the eldest of three, followed by a brother, John McWilliams III, and sister, Dorothy Cousins.

Child attended Polytechnic School from 4th grade to 9th grade in Pasadena, California. In high school, Child was sent to the Katherine Branson School in Ross, California, which was at the time a boarding school. At six feet, two inches (1.88 m) tall, Child played tennis, golf, and basketball as a youth. Read even more about Julia Child at Wikipedia

Traded items with a signature of Julia Child

In total, we tracked 579 items since 01/01/2008. The chart below shows the trade volume over time.

The most expensive item with a signature of Julia Child (Mastering the Art of French Cooking, Julia Child, Simone Beck, DOUBLE SIGNED) was sold in July 2022 for $1950.00 while the cheapest item (JULIA CHILD HAND SIGNED AUTOGRAPH PICTURE LOW PRICE!!!) found a new owner for $3.25 in June 2013. The month with the most items sold (24) was April 2022 with an average selling price of $205.00 for an autographed item of Julia Child. Sold items reached their highest average selling price in December 2017 with $475.00 and the month that saw the lowest prices with $3.25 was June 2013. In average, an autographed item from Julia Child is worth $122.00.

Most recently, these items with a signature of Julia Child were sold on eBay - click here for more items.

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thumbnailBaking with Julia JULIA CHILD ✎ SIGNED ✎1st Edition Cookbook VERY NICE!$149.99logo
thumbnailIn Julia's Kitchen with Master Chefs, Julia Child Cookbook -SIGNED First Edition$100.00logo
thumbnailJULIA CHILD & MORE COMPANY ~ Julia Child ~ SIGNED ~ 1st Edition ~ 1979 ~ PB$274.98logo
thumbnailJulia Child and More Company 1979 1st Edition SIGNED!!!$150.00logo
thumbnailJulia Child SIGNED The Way to Cook Cookbook DJ HC First Edition 1989 HEAVY$179.10logo
thumbnailJULIA CHILD The Way to Cook SIGNED Bon Appetit hc/dj book 1989 1st ed.$275.00logo
thumbnailJulia’s Kitchen Wisdom By Julia Child….First Edition…Signed$165.00logo
thumbnailSigned Julia Child Baking With Julia 1996 Dorie Greenspan HC First Edition Good$194.50logo
thumbnailThe French Chef Julia Child SIGNED Cookbook By Julia & Paul Child!$299.99logo
thumbnailTV CHEF Personality JULIA CHILD (1912-2004) AUTOGRAPH PHOTO~$67.00logo

Latest News about Julia Child

Julie Powell, Food Writer Known for ‘Julie & Julia,’ Dies at 49 (11/01/22): She documented her attempt to cook every recipe in Julia Child’s “Mastering the Art of French Cooking” in a popular blog that became a best-selling book and a hit movie. Go to news article

A Cooks Tour: 3 Picture Books About Famous Foodies (01/28/22): Georgia Gilmore, Alice Waters and Julia Child show kids that food has the power to make our worlds bigger, better and more connected.

New Julia Child award will go to leader who influences American food (03/25/15): James Beard doesn’t get to give out all the awards. Not anymore. The Julia Child Foundation for Gastronomy and the Culinary Arts is launching a new award to honor a culinary leader. Go to news article

Julia Child Foundation launching award in honor of namesake (03/24/15): The Julia Child Award, which will be awarded annually, will be presented to someone who has improved how Americans think about food and cooking. Read more

You can be part of the Julia Child Award (03/24/15): The design of the award will be chosen through a public competition; tickets for the gala will be on sale.

Older News Stories about Julia Child

New Julia Child award will go to leader who influences American food (03/2015): James Beard doesn’t get to give out all the awards. Not anymore. The Julia Child Foundation for Gastronomy and the Culinary Arts is launching a new award to honor a culinary leader. Go to news article

Cooking legend Julia Child portrayed Tuesday in Basking Ridge (11/2014): BERNARDS TWP. – The Somerset Hills American Association of University Women (AAUW) will honor Julia Child with a program presented by actress Linda Kenyon at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 11, at the Bernard

The New Food TV: The Era Of Julia Child Packed Its Knives And Went (10/2014): Since the original Japanese Iron Chef first appeared on the Food Network 15 years ago, how-to cooking shows have gradually been displaced by reality shows that pit chefs against each other.

Julia Child stamps and Andy Samberg burgers (09/2014): Andy Samberg is the latest celebrity to get an Umami burger homage. Meanwhile Burger King has turned its Japanese burgers the darkest shade of black. And the U.S. Postal Service is putting chefs on its stamps. Go to news article

Julia Child On Wine, Food, And Spoiled People (08/2014): Julia Child may have put French food on the American culinary map, but wine? Go to news article

Food Network host inspired by Julia Child, Memphis upbringing (05/2014): Former Memphian Claire Robinson never met Julia Child, but the late chef and TV cooking show pioneer was her biggest inspiration.

Great chefs, home cooks, food writers and Julia Child: Lucy Waverman says goodby (03/2014): Toronto’s culinary focus for the past 31 years is closing. Lucy Waverman reports on how we lost more than just another bookstore Go to news article

Meet Julia Child! at Peabody Institute Library (02/2014): The Delvena Theatre Company will be presenting Meet Julia Child! at the Peabody Institute Library, 15 Sylvan Street, Danvers, on Wednesday, March 19, at 7:00 PM.

Celebrating Letters from Julia Child (01/2014): As another part of the Westport Library’s WestportREADS salute to the late chef Julia Child, Westport author Nina Sankovitch today talked about “Letters as Recipes for Life“ at the library.

Julia Child Memoir is WestportREADS 2014 Choice (12/2013): The Westport Library has selected “My Life in France” by the late famed chef Julia Child as its 2014 selection for WestportREADS, an annual program sponsored by the Library to strengthen the community through the shared experience of a book.

Warren Gerds/Critic at Large: Week ahead: Even Julia Child is in the mix (11/2013): The famed chef gets a nod in “Food and Fantasy” at St. Norbert College.

Julia Child topic of gender and women’s studies lecture (10/2013): Julia Child, a cooking and media icon, is the subject of a guest lecture being hosted by the gender and women’s studies department.

Susan Nicely Stars as Julia Child in Bon Appetit! (09/2013): This one-time-only lunchtime opera comes to Center Stage Theater on September 30.