Nov 07, 2017 - Sale 2461

Sale 2461 - Lot 142

Price Realized: $ 2,375
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Estimate: $ 800 - $ 1,200
BIZET, GEORGES. Autograph Letter Signed, to "dear Lefebvre," in French, offering consolation after a grave misfortune. 1 page, 8vo, with integral blank; moderate uneven toning, remnants of prior mounting at upper edge verso, short closed tear at upper edge, folds. Np, nd

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". . . We hardly know each other, but the very keen sympathy that you inspire in me makes me hope that you will welcome . . . [what] I just offered you today.
"There's nothing to say . . . .
"There's only sympathizing with you . . . . It's this that I know, my dear Lefebvre, and with all my heart."
From the Jimmy Van Heusen Collection.