Nov 07, 2017 - Sale 2461

Sale 2461 - Lot 203

Price Realized: $ 4,000
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 3,000 - $ 4,000
FIFTH SYMPHONY SHOSTAKOVICH, DMITRI. Autograph Musical Quotation Signed and Inscribed, to Lionel Okvin[?], in Russian, the opening 3 bars from his Symphony No. 5 in D minor (Op. 47), notated on a two-stave system, with holograph tempo directive and title, in Russian. 3 3/4x8 3/4 inches, 4 staves printed on recto and verso; identification at lower edge verso in unknown hand, remnants of hinging at upper edge verso. Moscow, 17 February 1947

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From the Jimmy Van Heusen Collection.