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    Sale 2461 | Lot 179
    Price Realized: $2,340With Buyer's Premium
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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