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      Sale 2446 | Lot 290
      Estimate: $7,000 - $10,000
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      • Sale 2446 Lot 290

        THEME FROM SUITE NO. 3 TCHAIKOVSKY, PYOTR ILYICH. Autograph Musical Quotation dated and Signed, "P. Tchaikovsky," theme from the finale of his Orchestral Suite No. 3 in G major (Op. 55), 5 bars notated on a two-stave system, "And[ante]" marked in holograph above first bar, on a page removed from an album. 1 page, square 8vo; uncommonly good condition. (MRS) London, 21 March 1888

        Estimate $7,000 - 10,000

        On the day after writing this quotation, Tchaikovsky performed the same work at St. James's Hall in London.
        Additional research provided by David M. Perkins and Brett Langston, Tchaikovsky Research Project (http://www.tchaikovsky-research.net).

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