Lot #781
Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy

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Estimate: $500+

Description

Ink signature, "I shall always be very truly yours, Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy,” on an off-white 4.75 x 3.75 slip clipped from a letter, addressed on the reverse in Mendelssohn-Bartholdy's hand to English composer William Horsley. In very good condition, with old tape reinforcing the fragile folds. Accompanied by an ink signature of Horsley, "Faithfully yours, Wm. Horsley," on an off-white slip, and an unsigned carte-de-visite portrait of Mendelssohn-Bartholdy. From the collection of Stephen Adamson.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Fine Autographs and Artifacts
  • Dates: #589 - Ended August 12, 2020





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