Nov 07, 2017 - Sale 2461

Sale 2461 - Lot 193

Price Realized: $ 500
Show Hammer Price?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 600 - $ 900
ROSSINI, GIOACCHINO. Autograph Letter Signed, "Rossini," to Mr. [Jakob?] Rosenhain, in French, sending letters [not present], and sending regards to Mrs. Rosenhain from himself and his wife. 1 page, small 4to; cello tape reinforcement at all edges verso with resulting staining recto affecting few letters of signature and text, few short closed tears at right and left edges, minor scattered soiling, folds. Paris, 26 October 1866

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"Here are the letters I promised you. I hope they are as agreeable to you as it is pleasing for me to offer them to you. . . .
"To Mr. Rosenhain / The friend of the Author of the Celebrated Cavatinas / Di Tanti Palpiti!!!
From the Jimmy Van Heusen Collection.