May 04, 2017 - Sale 2446

Sale 2446 - Lot 287

Price Realized: $ 488
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 350 - $ 500
STRAVINSKY, IGOR. Autograph Letter Signed, "I Str," to Sam Bottenheim, in French, on a postcard, informing him that he has instructed his bank to send $25 for the Steinway plaque, and sending greetings to mutual acquaintances in New York. Verso shows a view of the Garden of Albert I, Prince of Monaco. 1 page, oblong 12mo; two punch holes at upper edge (with minor loss to text), last few lines and closing written upside-down at upper edge. (MRS) Nice, 27 October 1925[?] [from postmark]

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"I assume you to be . . . in New York and for that reason . . . I placed an order with my bank (Goldman Sachs) to transmit to you $25.00 for the Steinway plaque. . . ."