Nov 07, 2017 - Sale 2461

Sale 2461 - Lot 211

Price Realized: $ 875
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 400 - $ 600
THOMAS, AMBROISE. Two items: Autograph Musical Quotation Signed and Inscribed * Autograph Letter Signed. The quotation, "To Miss Sophie Vancorbeil," in French, 4 bars from "Connais-tu le pays" in his Mignon, notated on a hand-drawn stave, with holograph lyrics. 1/2 page, 8vo; faint staining at upper and right edges, horizontal fold. The letter, to an unnamed recipient ("My dear friend"), in French, apologizing for not meeting him yesterday, explaining that he had to return home due to a violent headache, and hoping to meet another time. 1 page, 8vo; horizontal folds. Both matted together with a portrait and framed. Np, January 1893; "Friday 12" no year

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From the Jimmy Van Heusen Collection.