Nov 07, 2017 - Sale 2461

Sale 2461 - Lot 150

Price Realized: $ 19,500
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 5,000 - $ 7,500
CHOPIN, FREDERIC. Autograph Note Signed, "F. Chopin," to Mr. Schlesinger [publisher Maurice Schlesinger?], in French, in four lines with a brief postscript, requesting that he send musical works and a book. 1 page, 12mo, with integral address leaf; silked on verso, short closed tears in upper edge, remnants of prior mounting on terminal page along center vertical fold. Np, nd

Additional Details

"Have the goodness to send me all of my etudes--and the book of Mr. Kastner (I believe a treatise on instrumentation)."
The postscript: "At the same time a Cherubini (counterpoint)."
From the Jimmy Van Heusen Collection.