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    Sale 2461 | Lot 142
    Price Realized: $2,375With Buyer's Premium
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    • Sale 2461 Lot 142

      BIZET, GEORGES. Autograph Letter Signed, to "dear Lefebvre," in French, offering consolation after a grave misfortune. 1 page, 8vo, with integral blank; moderate uneven toning, remnants of prior mounting at upper edge verso, short closed tear at upper edge, folds. Np, nd

      Estimate $800 - 1,200

      ". . . We hardly know each other, but the very keen sympathy that you inspire in me makes me hope that you will welcome . . . [what] I just offered you today.
      "There's nothing to say . . . .
      "There's only sympathizing with you . . . . It's this that I know, my dear Lefebvre, and with all my heart."
      From the Jimmy Van Heusen Collection.


      Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $2,375