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Liszt, Franz (1811-1886) Autograph Letter Signed, 9 April 1866.

Auction:
2950B
Lot:
111
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2950B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 30, 2016 11:00AM

Description:

Liszt, Franz (1811-1886) Autograph Letter Signed, 9 April 1866. Wove bifolium sheet inscribed over two pages with an additional two lines on the third page. To Joseph d'Ortigue (1802-1866), arranging a meeting with Hector Berlioz.
Joseph d'Ortigue was one of the most prolific and wide-ranging music critics in Paris during the mid-19th century.
Estimate $2,000-2,500


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Keywords

Joseph d'Ortigue, Bifolium, Classical music, Franz Liszt, Hector Berlioz, Piano pedagogues, Paris

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