Sale 2461 - Lot 200
Price Realized: $ 2,375
Show Hammer Price?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 1,000 - $ 2,000
SCHUMANN, CLARA. Two items: Autograph Musical Quotation Signed and Inscribed * Autograph Letter Signed. The quotation, "In friendly remembrance," in German, the first five bars from her Three Preludes and Fugues, notated on a system of two hand-drawn staves, with holograph title. 1 page, 3 3/4x6 1/4 inches; slight toning at edges. The note, to an unnamed recipient ("Dear Mr. Director"), in German, requesting that three parquet seats in the front row be reserved for herself to be picked up in the morning. 2 pages, 3x4 1/4 inches, written on the recto and verso of a card. Leipzig, 29 June 1850; Frankfurt, 13 November 1878
From the Jimmy Van Heusen Collection.