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Augustus III of Poland (1696-1763) Signed Letter and Envelope.

Auction:
2621B
Lot:
6
Sold for:
$720$600

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2621B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 18, 2012 11:00AM

Description:

Augustus III of Poland (1696-1763) Signed Letter and Envelope. Both on paper, envelope with the royal seal and address, letter is one bifolium with text in German on all four pages, 19 December 1736, delivered January, 1737, 13 x 8 in. Johann Sebastian Bach dedicated his Mass in B Minor to Augustus III of Poland.
Estimate $500-700

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Poland, Augustus III, Johann Sebastian Bach, Massachusetts, Augustus, Envelope, House of Wettin, Letter, Mass in B minor

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