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Price Realized: $2,340 With Buyer's Premium Show Hammer Price
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Sale 2461 Lot 179
MENDELSSOHN-BARTHOLDY, FELIX. Autograph Letter Signed, "Felix Mendelssohn B," to "Mrs. Moscheles," in German, thanking her for returning some borrowed books, and requesting the address of a treacherous laundress. 1 page, 8vo, with integral address leaf; faint scattered staining, abrasions and remnants of prior mounting to terminal page along vertical fold, horizontal folds. [London], 17 July [1833?]
Estimate $1,500 - 2,500
The recipient of this letter is likely Charlotte Embden Moscheles, wife of composer Ignaz Moscheles (1794-1870).
From the Jimmy Van Heusen Collection.Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $2,340